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Issa Ordered to Pay Applegate's Legal Fees in Defamation Case

Issa Ordered to Pay Applegate's Legal Fees in Defamation Case
Dressers Recalled For Child Safety Concerns

Dressers Recalled For Child Safety Concerns

Last week, eight elderly patients at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills in Florida died in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. The storm’s ferocious winds...
Johnson & Johnson packaging; image courtesy of Scott Eells/Bloomberg.

Ella Ebaugh, a resident of Pennsylvania, knows about pain. She was diagnosed with stress urinary incontinence (SUI) in 2005. In 2007, Mrs. Ebaugh did as many women: she trusted that pelvic mesh implants would fix the problem. Also like many women, Mrs. Ebaugh discovered that the mesh devices – these made by Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon division – caused more problems than they solved. Problems that ultimately lead Mrs. Ebaugh to sue J&J. Earlier this month, a jury in Philadelphia awarded Mrs. Ebaugh $57.1M.
Earth as seen from Saturn, in a photo taken on July 19, 2013 by the Cassini orbiter.

Friday, Cassini died in a blaze of glory, leaving us a little more isolated in the universe. With no replacement (and science on the rocks), what's next?
Monkey Selfie Suit Finally Settled After Two Years

Monkey Selfie Suit Finally Settled After Two Years
More Than A Dozen Children Report Bacterial Infections After Surgery

More Than A Dozen Children Report Bacterial Infections After Surgery

With the sting of Brexit still lingering in chambers of British politics, former Prime Minister Tony Blair suggested immigration reform over leaving the European...
Image of a Google Office Building in Irvine, California

Google, a Mountain View, California-based company, has been in the news quite a bit lately. However, instead of shining a spotlight on a former employee’s 10-page anti-diversity memo, this week Google is getting attention because three former female employees have decided to file a lawsuit against the company, accusing it of “discriminating against women in pay and promotions.”
A flooded Porsche; image courtesy of EvLSkillZ on Facebook.

As Texas continues its recovery from Harvey and Florida is just beginning its recovery from Irma, it looks as though history may repeat itself in that it will be necessary to catalog vehicles damaged by these two immense storms. This is a vitally important project, as flood damaged vehicles may not be safe, even though they appear fine.

The American Civil Liberties Union is investigating whether civil rights were violated after several protesters were arrested during ‘Entrada’ festivities in New Mexico. ‘Entrada’ is...
Missouri Doctors Get Reinstated Licenses Despite Substance Abuse

Missouri Doctors Get Reinstated Licenses Despite Substance Abuse

Pocket-lining Litigation Should be Avoided in Opioid Epidemic

A young DACA recipient named Luis Quintana Alvarez faces deportation to Mexico after having been caught with a miniscule amount of marijuana. The 19-year old...
Image of the Recalled Slap Bracelet Safety Alert

A new safety recall has been issued by Studio Fun International for slap bracelets sold with “DreamWorks Trolls: It's Hug Time!” storybooks. Why? Well, it turns out the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has received reports that the slap bracelets can “cause cuts to the hands and fingers.” As a result, an estimated 79,000 bracelets are being recalled.