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Firefighter accuses City of Phila. of violating agreement that resolved previous claims of mistreatment

Jon Campisi Dec. 2, 2013, 7:52am

A firefighter has filed a civil suit against the City of Philadelphia over claims that the agency violated an agreement that resolved previous allegations of disparate treatment.

Montco woman sues Louisiana restaurant over religious discrimination

Jon Campisi Dec. 2, 2013, 7:56am

A Jehovah’s Witness from southeastern Pennsylvania is suing a Louisiana-

Widower files wrongful death claim against Octapharma USA over death tied to Octagam

Jon Campisi Dec. 2, 2013, 7:58am

The widower of a woman who died during the winter of 2011 as a result of health

Phila. judge grants injunction request in IGM case, returns fired Inquirer editor to newsroom

Jon Campisi Dec. 3, 2013, 9:27am

William Marimow is back in the newsroom.

Lawyer convicted of possessing child pornography is disbarred by Pa. Supreme Court

Jon Campisi Dec. 3, 2013, 9:32am

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has disbarred a suburban Philadelphia attorney who had been convicted of possessing child pornography.

Pa. woman burned by Jarden heating pad files products liability claim against manufacturer

Jon Campisi Dec. 3, 2013, 9:34am

A Philadelphia attorney who is representing a Florida manufacturer

ACME, SuperValu seek removal of slip-and-fall case to federal court

Jon Campisi Dec. 3, 2013, 9:36am

An attorney representing Philadelphia-based ACME Markets and

Pa. Superior Court affirms defense judgment for GSK in Phila. Paxil wrongful death case

Jon Campisi Dec. 4, 2013, 6:48am

A state appellate court panel has sided with pharmaceutical giant

Job discrimination claim filed against Phila. light fixture co.

Jon Campisi Dec. 4, 2013, 6:53am

A Northeast Philadelphia business specializing in customized lighting

Commissioned sales worker accuses Home Depot At-Home Services of racial discrimination

Jon Campisi Dec. 4, 2013, 6:56am

A commissioned employee with Home Depot At-Home Services Inc. has filed a federal complaint against the business alleging that she was regularly denied potential lucrative job opportunities and subsequently terminated for unlawful reasons due to her race.

Jury awards $11 million verdict in Topamax mass tort; Judge denies defense post-trial arguments

Jon Campisi Dec. 5, 2013, 12:09pm

A Philadelphia jury recently returned a hefty plaintiff’s verdict of nearly $11

Doylestown Borough, police dept. sued for wrongful arrest, excessive force

Jon Campisi Dec. 5, 2013, 12:19pm

A Bucks County man is suing the Doylestown Police Department and two

Phila. judge affirms $2.3 million plaintiff's verdict in asbestos wrongful death case

Jon Campisi Dec. 5, 2013, 12:26pm

A trial court judge recently upheld a $2.3 million plaintiff’s verdict in an

Injured construction worker and wife awarded $2.25 million following trial at Phila. Court

Jon Campisi Dec. 5, 2013, 12:28pm

A construction worker who says he was seriously injured on the job more

Toxic tort against chemical companies can proceed after Pa. Supreme Court denies defense review petition

Jon Campisi Dec. 6, 2013, 8:07am

Pennsylvania’s highest court has denied a defense request to review a toxic

Jury returns $18 million verdict in case of driver partially paralyzed in roadway construction zone

Jon Campisi Dec. 6, 2013, 8:10am

A Bucks County man who sustained serious personal injuries, including

Husband of disgraced former Lackawanna County guardian ad litem pleads guilty to tax fraud charge

Jon Campisi Dec. 6, 2013, 8:13am

The husband of a former Lackawanna County guardian ad litem who last month agreed to plead guilty to income tax fraud charges has himself admitted to his role in defrauding the federal government.

Wrongful death claim filed by family of apartment tenant who suffered cardiac arrest after slip-and-fall incident

Jon Campisi Dec. 9, 2013, 8:32am

A real estate management group being sued in state court over the death of

Flyers' Claude Giroux named in insurer's suit stemming from fender-bender

Jon Campisi Dec. 9, 2013, 8:35am

A Philadelphia sports figure is being sued over a fender-bender that

Railroad Friction Products Corp. dismissed from asbestos suit; Robreno rules claims preempted by Locomotive Inspection Act

Jon Campisi Dec. 9, 2013, 8:49am

A federal judge in Philadelphia has dismissed Railroad Friction Products