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Split U.S. High Court Grants Officers Immunity In Defective Warrant Lawsuit
Posted on 22 Feb 2012 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) Police officers who executed a search warrant that was later found to be defective are nonetheless entitled to qualified immunity in a lawsuit filed by the individuals who were the subject of the search, a split U.S.... Read More

Elarbee Thompson Announces Partnership Decisions
Posted on 7 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

ATLANTA - Elarbee, Thompson, Sapp & Wilson LLP, the award-winning Atlanta labor, employment and complex litigation firm, has announced that Amy Auffant and Glianny Fagundo have been elevated to partner status. Auffant's practice includes the... Read More

Duane Morris Adds Adam J. Taliaferro To Its Employment, Labor, Benefits, Immigration Practice
Posted on 13 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PHILADELPHIA - Duane Morris LLP has announced that Adam J. Taliaferro has joined the firm's Employment, Labor, Benefits and Immigration Practice as an associate in its Cherry Hill, N.J., office. The addition to the firm of the well-known motivational... Read More

Cook County, Ill., Inmates File Lawsuits Alleging Illegal Shackling During Childbirth
Posted on 21 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

ILLINOIS - (Medical News Today) Twenty female former inmates in Cook County, Ill., have filed lawsuits against the county sheriff's office claiming they were handcuffed by their wrists or shackled by their legs during labor and childbirth . . ... Read More

NFL, Players Prepare To Take Conflict To Court
Posted on 6 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MINNEAPOLIS - (AP) The NFL lockout is about to head to court. With the lockout at three weeks and no end in sight, attorneys for the NFL and its locked-out players will go before a federal judge on Wednesday in the first round of their fight over the... Read More

Maine Labor Mural Now Subject Of Federal Lawsuit
Posted on 4 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PORTLAND, Maine - (AP) Maine Gov. Paul LePage's decision to remove a mural about the state's labor history from the Department of Labor in Augusta is now subject of a federal lawsuit. A lawsuit that's being filed Friday in U.S. District Court... Read More

Maine Attorney General Says Mural Removal Is 'Government Speech'
Posted on 12 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PORTLAND, Maine - (AP) Gov. Paul LePage's administration was exercising its right to "government speech" when it removed a labor history mural from the state Labor Department headquarters, the Maine attorney general said Monday. In a document... Read More