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Julio Jones sued by cannabis company alleging fraud, money laundering

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Nashville Tennessean Tennessee Titans wide receiver Julio Jones is being sued by a cannabis company in connection to alleged fraud and money laundering, according to court documents obtained by The Tennessean late Tuesday night. Genetixs, a California-based cannabis business,......

Black House staffer files lawsuit alleging hostile work environment and discrimination

Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here On a staff video call the next day, Davidman instructed Campbell to turn her camera on while she “laughed hysterically” and recounted the story, according to the lawsuit. Campbell said Davidman then called her after the video conference to continue......

Dozens of U.S. states sue Google alleging antitrust violations

WASHINGTON, July 7 (Reuters) – Dozens of U.S. state attorneys general filed an antitrust lawsuit in federal court against Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google on Wednesday, according to an entry in the court docket. The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. The complaint......

Supreme Court sides with Nestle and Cargill in case alleging child slavery

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here The Supreme Court sided with food giants Nestle and Cargill on Thursday and threw out a lawsuit that claimed they knowingly bought cocoa beans from farms in Africa that used child slave labor. The justices ruled 8-1 that an......

3M wins U.S. trial alleging cover-up of earplug design

The 3M logo is seen at its global headquarters in Maplewood, Minnesota, U.S. on March 4, 2020. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi/File Photo 3M Co (MMM.N) won a court case on Friday in which it was accused of covering up design defects in earplugs used by the military, following a recent loss in......

Washington sues Amazon, alleging its policies lead to higher online prices everywhere

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Washington, D.C.’s attorney general is suing Amazon on antitrust grounds, claiming the world’s largest online retailer artificially inflates product prices online through the agreements it imposes on smaller sellers. In a lawsuit filed in the District of Columbia court......

U.S. sues Trump ally Roger Stone, alleging he owes about $2 million in unpaid taxes

The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday sued Roger Stone, saying the close ally of former President Donald Trump owes about $2 million in unpaid federal income taxes, according to a court document seen by Reuters. The civil lawsuit, filed in federal court in Florida, alleged that Stone and his......

Turkey’s Halkbank urges end of U.S. prosecution alleging Iran sanctions violations

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A lawyer for Halkbank told a U.S. appeals court on Monday that the state-owned Turkish lender was immune from U.S. prosecution and that an indictment accusing it of helping Iran evade American sanctions should be thrown out. FILE PHOTO: People walk past a branch of Halkbank......

Malcolm X’s family releases letter alleging FBI, police role in his death

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Members of Malcolm X’s family have made public what they described as a letter written by a deceased police officer stating that the New York Police Department and FBI were behind the 1965 killing of the famed Black activist and civil rights advocate. Malcolm X was......

NAACP, House Homeland Security Committee chair sue Trump, Giuliani, Proud Boys, Oath Keepers, alleging Capitol riot conspiracy

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here President Donald Trump looks on at the end of his speech during a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election results by the U.S. Congress, in Washington, U.S, January 6, 2021. Jim Bourg | Reuters The......

US blacklists top Chinese chipmaker, alleging military ties

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Washington – The Trump administration blacklisted China’s top chipmaker Friday, limiting the Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp.’s access to advanced U.S. technology because of its alleged ties to the Chinese military. “We will not allow advanced U.S. technology to help......

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