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Judge Allows Va. Tech Shooting Lawsuit To Advance
Posted on 23 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. - (AP) A lawsuit against Virginia Tech officials filed by the families of two students slain in the 2007 mass shootings at the school can move forward, a judge ruled Monday. A trial is set to begin in September 2011. Attorneys... Read More

Family Of Mexican Teen Killed By Border Agent Sues
Posted on 18 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

EL PASO, Texas - (AP) A federal lawsuit filed Monday in Texas accuses the U.S. Border Patrol of wrongful death and civil rights violations in an agent's fatal shooting of a 15-year-old Mexican boy in June. The lawsuit filed in El Paso on behalf of... Read More

It's Suge Knight Vs. Kanye In Fla. Courtroom
Posted on 7 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Community Staff

MIAMI - (AP) A rap music smackdown looms in a federal courtroom between oft-troubled impresario Marion "Suge" Knight and controversial star Kanye West over a shooting at a star-studded Miami Beach party. Knight, founder of Death Row Records... Read More

Massachusetts Gun Maker To Pay $600,000 In Wrongful Death Lawsuit
Posted on 28 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

BOSTON - (AP) A Massachusetts gun-maker has agreed to pay nearly $600,000 to the families of one man who was killed and another man who was wounded in a shooting involving a gun allegedly stolen from the company, a national gun-control group announced... Read More