A new lawsuit alleges Trump’s effort to overturn Michigan’s election results disenfranchises Black voters

A new lawsuit alleges Trump’s effort to overturn Michigan’s election results disenfranchises Black voters

As Michigan’s deadline for certifying election results looms, attempts by President Donald Trump to overturn the result in the state have led to a lawsuit for the right to vote – and could lead to an investigation criminal charges against local officials. A group of Detroit voters on Friday filed a federal lawsuit alleging that … Read more

Mum, 81, charged with killing her own son after fatal axe attack at their home

Mum, 81, charged with killing her own son after fatal axe attack at their home

An elderly woman has been charged with murdering her 50-year-old son after he was found dead in the family home with ax wounds. His 81-year-old mother was taken to hospital with injuries sustained in the incident before she was later arrested in Melbourne, Australia. She has since been interviewed and charged with the murder of … Read more

Louisville Reaches Record Multi-Million Dollar Settlement in Breonna Taylor’s Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Louisville Reaches Record Multi-Million Dollar Settlement in Breonna Taylor’s Wrongful Death Lawsuit

A memorial for Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S., September 10, 2020. (Bryan Woolston/Reuters) The city of Louisville, Ky. will pay several million dollars to the mother of Breonna Taylor, the 26-year-old EMT killed by police, and institute police reforms on how warrants are handled as part of a settlement in a wrongful death lawsuit … Read more

Lawsuit Alleges Binance Processed $9.4 Million of Stolen Funds

Lawsuit Alleges Binance Processed $9.4 Million of Stolen Funds

In brief Japan crypto exchange Fisco alleges Binance failed to check $9.4 million in outbound funds from hackers. It alleged Binance did not freeze the illicitly gained funds even after being given information. Fisco awaits a trial over the allegations and is demanding Binance pays damages. Japanese crypto exchange Fisco has alleged crypto exchange Binance … Read more

Brock Pierce Served With Lawsuit at Own Campaign Event

Brock Pierce Served With Lawsuit at Own Campaign Event

In brief Tether and Block.one co-founder Brock Pierce wants to run for president. He is also a defendant in a securities fraud class action lawsuit related to his role in formulating EOS. He received court papers at a campaign meeting today. Donald Trump and Joe Biden aren’t the only two candidates to run for president … Read more

Bitfinex Files Motion to Dismiss Bitcoin Market Manipulation Lawsuit

Bitfinex Files Motion to Dismiss Bitcoin Market Manipulation Lawsuit

In brief Bitfinex has claimed there is no proof behind market manipulation allegations. In a motion to dismiss the lawsuit, Bitfinex claimed the Plaintiffs have relied only on speculation. The exchange also claimed the allegations presented fail as a matter of law. Crypto exchange Bitfinex today presented a motion to dismiss a lawsuit that alleges … Read more

Harvey Weinstein, Disney bosses to fight underage rape lawsuit

Harvey Weinstein, Disney bosses to fight underage rape lawsuit

Article content Harvey Weinstein and Walt Disney Company bosses have pledged to defend themselves vigorously against a new underage rape lawsuit. The disgraced former Miramax film executive was accused of raping four more women, including a then 17-year-old, in a new lawsuit filed in New York Supreme Court on Thursday, with Disney cited as a … Read more

Nebraska players’ lawsuit seeks to restore Big Ten fall football

Nebraska players’ lawsuit seeks to restore Big Ten fall football

A group of Nebraska football players filed a lawsuit Thursday, hoping a jury will force the Big Ten Conference to reinstate a fall football season. The lawsuit in Lancaster County District Court contends, among other things, the players are losing a chance for development, exposure for a possible pro career and won’t be able to … Read more

Court grants stay in class-action lawsuit against Peter Nygard

Court grants stay in class-action lawsuit against Peter Nygard

NEW YORK — A class-action lawsuit alleging a Canadian fashion mogul sexually assaulted dozens of women has been put on pause. Fifty-seven women, including 18 Canadians, have joined the lawsuit, which alleges that Peter Nygard used violence, intimidation, bribery and company employees to lure victims and avoid accountability for decades. Last Friday, the judge presiding … Read more

Ripple faces lawsuit over ‘PayID’ trademark in Australia

Ripple faces lawsuit over ‘PayID’ trademark in Australia

Financial services company New Payments Platform Australia (NPPA) has filed a lawsuit with the Federal Court against US blockchain-focused firm Ripple Labs over the “PayID” brand, according to a statement shared with Decrypt today. The statement from NPPA said the lawsuit aims “to protect Australians from being misled by the launch in Australia of a … Read more