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  • December 02, 2022

    US Court Can't Judge Me, Ex-NBA Player In Fraud Case Says

    A former NBA player who had pled guilty in the health care plan fraud case has claimed sovereign citizenship that prevents U.S. federal courts from prosecuting him — a claim that was challenged by the district court judge, who threatened to revoke bail and jail him if he did not appear in court as scheduled.

  • December 02, 2022

    Dodge Calls 2nd Try At Suit Over 'Unfit' Muscle Cars Too Weak

    Fiat Chrysler on Friday blasted a second attempt at a lawsuit from owners of two Dodge "muscle cars" who sought class damages for allegedly faulty rear differentials, saying their amended complaint did not fix the problems that led to the original complaint being dismissed on Sept. 6.

  • December 02, 2022

    Teen Chess Whiz's Lawsuit Is 'Publicity Stunt,' Court Told

    Magnus Carlsen and other defendants asked a Missouri federal judge on Friday to toss what they called a meritless defamation suit brought against them by Carlsen's chess rival and admitted cheater Hans Moke Niemann, arguing the case is merely a "publicity stunt."

  • December 02, 2022

    Astros Owner, Comcast Drop Suit Over Broadcast Deal

    The owner of the Houston Astros baseball team has agreed to drop its claims in Texas Supreme Court against broadcasters Comcast and NBCUniversal in a long-running suit over allegations that it was cheated when it bought the organization almost a decade ago.

  • December 02, 2022

    Investor Serves Up Securities Suit Over Poshmark-Naver Deal

    Online clothing retailer Poshmark was hit with a securities lawsuit Friday in New York federal court over its proposed $1.2 billion merger with South Korean online retailer Naver Corp. for allegedly filing a "materially incomplete and misleading" proxy statement that failed to fully inform stockholders about what they'd be voting on.

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