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James "Whitey" Bulger (Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Judge: Donahue Family Can Sue FBI Agents Who Protected Whitey Bulger

A federal judge has ruled that the family of one of Whitey Bulger’s alleged victims can go ahead with a lawsuit against FBI agents.

09/14/2012

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Porn Movie Company Pulls Videos Over Ben & Jerry’s Lawsuit

A California company that produced X-rated films based on popular Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavors has agreed to pull the movies from store shelves and destroy materials related to them.

09/12/2012

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Ben & Jerry’s Sues Porn Company Ben & Cherry’s

The ice cream maker sued the maker of “Ben & Cherry’s” X-rated DVDs Wednesday, saying the “hardcore pornographic” films have smeared its reputation.

09/06/2012

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Former VT Prison Inmate’s Slavery Lawsuit Allowed To Move Forward

A unique lawsuit filed against the state of Vermont is being allowed continue in the courts. A man is suing Vermont’s prison system, claiming they violated his 13th Amendment rights under the Constitution.

08/04/2012

A sketch of the proposed casino in Taunton. (Courtesy: Mashpee Wampanoags)

Court Partially Reinstates Developer’s Lawsuit To Block Taunton Casino

A federal appeals court partially reinstated a lawsuit against the state’s casino law brought by a developer seeking to build a casino in New Bedford, adding a potential new legal wrinkle to efforts by the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe to develop a resort casino in Taunton.

08/02/2012

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United Airlines Reaches Settlement In Skycap Tips Lawsuit

United Airlines has settled a lawsuit alleging that companies it contracted with to provide skycaps at airports around the country paid the workers less than minimum wage while not allowing them to keep all of their tips.

07/10/2012

72-year-old Xjaoyun Jiang was killed when a backhoe rolled on top of a minivan on I-495 in Southboro Aug. 12, 2011.

National Grid Sued Over Fatal 495 Accident

National Grid is facing a wrongful death lawsuit in a fatal accident on Interstate 495 last year.

04/18/2012

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Fight Over Benefits For Same Sex Couples Heads To Mass. Appeals Court

A battle over a law that denies federal benefits for married same-sex couples is headed to an appeals court in Massachusetts, the first state in the nation to legalize gay marriage.

03/31/2012

Samsung TV (file image)

Design Defect Could Affect Millions Of Flat Screen TVs

Lawsuits filed in three states allege Samsung has known for years about a design and materials defect that results in capacitors failing

02/27/2012

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Tribes Advance In Legal Battle Over Casino Licenses

A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit that alleged the state’s casino law is unconstitutional because it gives an advantage to federally recognized Indian tribes

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/18/2012

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