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Judge refuses to vacate dismissal of defendants in book publisher's copyright suit against 'bootleg' bookseller

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:32am

A judge has refused to vacate the dismissals of the defendants in a copyright infringement

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Patron who broke hip at Phila.'s SugarHouse Casino sues gaming hall

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:34am

A Philadelphia woman who claims she broke her hip after slipping on the bathroom floor at the city’s newest gaming hall has filed a personal injury complaint against the slots parlor.

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Widow of car accident victim files wrongful death claim against auto repair service

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:34am

The widow of a Delaware County man who died after a vehicle crash on Interstate 76

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Assault and battery complaint filed against Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits and restaurant manager

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:35am

A Philadelphia man is suing a fast food eatery and its manager over claims that restaurant worker struck the plaintiff with a pot, causing the customer to sustain various physical injuries that required medical attention.

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Construction co. faces injury claim by woman who became ill from toxic fumes at worksite

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:35am

A Bucks County woman has filed a personal injury claim against a construction company

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Private ambulance co. sued by patient who was thrown from gurney

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:35am

A Bucks County man has filed a personal injury lawsuit against a private company and one of its drivers, alleging he sustained various physical injuries after the emergency response vehicle in which he was a passenger became involved in a sharp, violent turn two years ago.

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Second civil filing in Phila. court against convicted child molester Sandusky, Penn State and Second Mile

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:36am

The fallout from the Pennsylvania State University child sex-abuse scandal continued late

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Judge overseeing FJD's legal malpractice suit orders former Pa. Supreme Court justice to sit for deposition

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:36am

After much legal wrangling, the specially appointed trial court judge overseeing the First

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Law finally allowing expert witness testimony in Pa. rape cases signed by Gov. Corbett

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:36am

Gov. Tom Corbett last week signed a piece of legislation that will finally allow expert

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Lawsuit against Phila. and police for Second Amendment violations mostly dismissed; judge allows amended complaint to be filed

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:36am

A man who sued the Philadelphia Police Department and a handful of officers back in

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Five of Gov. Corbett's judicial nominees to fill temporary court vacancies confirmed by Pa. Senate

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:37am

Five of the judicial candidates Gov. Tom Corbett nominated to temporarily fill vacancies

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Judge overseeing pigeon shoot lawsuit grants plaintiffs' request for extension to respond to defendant's dismissal motion

Jon Campisi Jul. 6, 2012, 8:37am

The federal judge overseeing the case involving water quality advocates suing a local

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Locals sound off on U.S. Supreme Court's decision upholding constitutionality of national healthcare law

Jon Campisi Jul. 9, 2012, 8:51am

Reaction to the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent historic decision upholding the

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Parx Casino sued for firing pregnant cocktail servers

Jon Campisi Jul. 9, 2012, 8:53am

Two women who formerly worked as cocktail servers at a suburban Philadelphia casino

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Pa. Commonwealth Court panel affirms Phila. judge's decision denying AFSCME motion to vacate arbitrator's award

Jon Campisi Jul. 9, 2012, 8:58am

Pennsylvania’s lower-level appellate court has upheld a Philadelphia Common Pleas

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Judge approves $1.99 million settlement in class action against Amtrak; Lawyers get $1.2 million

Jon Campisi Jul. 9, 2012, 9:01am

A federal judge in Philadelphia has approved a $1.99 million settlement agreement in a

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Pa. judge, invoking never-before-used law, orders convicted former state Sen. Jane Orie to reimburse taxpayers for defense

Jon Campisi Jul. 10, 2012, 6:48am

A trial court judge in western Pennsylvania has for the first time invoked a 16-year-old,

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Sunoco hit with assault and battery claim

Jon Campisi Jul. 10, 2012, 6:50am

A Philadelphia man who claims he sustained bodily injuries, including having hot tea spilled on him, as a result of an alleged assault perpetuated by convenience store workers, has filed an assault and battery claim against the employees and a local gas station.

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Insurance co. seeks declaratory judgment that it need not indemnify bar facing personal injury claim

Jon Campisi Jul. 10, 2012, 6:54am

An Illinois-based insurance company has filed a civil action against the owners of a

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Philly skate shop sued by former employee over unpaid loan

Jon Campisi Jul. 11, 2012, 7:29am

A former Philadelphia skate shop employee who claims the business has yet to pay him more than $300,000 for business expenditures that the man made during difficult financial times for the business has filed suit against the shop seeking repayment for the borrowed funds.

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