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Current  and former UConn students announce the settlement of their lawsuit against the university. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Settlement in Title IX Lawsuit Against UConn

The University of Connecticut will pay nearly $1.3 million to settle a federal lawsuit filed by five women who claimed the school responded to their sexual assault complaints with indifference, the two sides announced Friday.

07/18/2014

Alex Rodriguez at American Airlines Arena on Sunday, January 6, 2013, in Miami, Florida. (Jim Rassol/Sun Sentinel/MCT via Getty Images)

A-Rod Being Sued By His Lawyer

Alex Rodriguez faces a new challenge: He is being sued by his own lawyer.

07/14/2014

Alex Rodriguez (Al Bello/Getty Images)

A-Rod Drops Another Lawsuit

By JENNIFER PELTZ    Associated Press    NEW YORK (AP) _ Alex Rodriguez dropped a lawsuit accusing a New York Yankees team doctor of botching his treatment for a hip injury, ending what had been a […]

06/20/2014

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High School Teacher Fired For Alleged Messages Of Government ‘Conspiracies’ Behind Sandy Hook Shooting

A Fox Lane High School English teacher who allegedly exchanged online messages with a “medium” about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting has filed a suit against the district for firing him following an FBI and police investigation into his mental health.

06/16/2014

65-year-old Vivian Gagliano said a surgical mistake at Danbury Hospital in 2008 put her into a month-long coma. (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Redding Woman Wins $12 Million In Malpractice Case

65-year-old Vivian Gagliano said a surgical mistake at Danbury Hospital in 2008 put her into a month-long coma.

05/30/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy (Courtesy CT-N)

Court Rejects Suit Over Connecticut Care Workers

Connecticut’s second-highest court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit against Gov. Malloy over executive orders he issued in 2011 allowing low-paid day care and home health care workers to join labor unions.

05/19/2014

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Deal In Mental Health Housing Lawsuit

Connecticut officials have agreed to stop housing many mentally ill people in nursing homes in a proposed settlement of an eight-year-old lawsuit involving more than 200 psychiatric patients.

05/01/2014

Buffalo Jills cheerleaders dance during a timeout at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Aug. 9, 2012 in Orchard Park, N.Y. (credit: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Buffalo Bills Lose Cheerleaders For 2014 Season Due To Lawsuit

Pack up the pom-poms in Buffalo, because the Bills will be playing without the support of their official cheerleaders this year.

04/25/2014

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Connecticut Domestic Worker Files Suit Citing Low Pay

By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN Associated Press NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A domestic worker in Connecticut filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday saying she was often paid less than $1 per hour as she worked up to […]

03/12/2014

File photo of police tape. (Credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Conn. Nightclub Sued Over Woman’s Shooting Death

A West Haven woman has sued the nightclub where her daughter was fatally shot last year, claiming its negligence was at least partly to blame.

03/04/2014

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