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Nursing Student Sues College After Failing Course, Claims Disabled Discrimination

Originally posted 05/13/2015 10:45PM

[EMBEDCODE {}] Jennifer Burbella, a nursing student, is suing Pennsylvania's Misericordia University on grounds that the college violated a law barring discrimination against students with disabilities.

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Why Melissa Rivers Is Suing over Joan's Death: 'I Need Answers'

Originally posted 05/12/2015 04:55PM

In January, Melissa Rivers filed a lawsuit against the New York City clinic where her mother Joan stopped breathing during a routine throat procedure last October. The trailblazing comedian died a week later at the age of 81.

Now, Rivers, 47, is standing by her decision.

"I want to find out what happened," she said on The Wendy Williams Show Tuesday. "I need to know, I need answers. I'm angry."

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Jameis Winston Sues the Woman Who Accused Him of Rape

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Jameis Winston Sues the Woman Who Accused Him of Rape

Originally posted 05/11/2015 10:30AM

One week after Jameis Winston signed a multimillion-dollar contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the star football player filed a countersuit against the woman who sued him for an alleged sexual assault in 2012.

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Manny Pacquiao Sued for Failing to Disclose Shoulder Injury Ahead of 'Fight of the Century' Against Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Manny Pacquiao Sued for Failing to Disclose Shoulder Injury Ahead of 'Fight of the Century' Against Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Originally posted 05/06/2015 07:55AM

Manny Pacquiao has been sued for not disclosing a shoulder injury ahead of last Saturday's "fight of the century" against Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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Bruce Jenner Sued for Wrongful Death in Car Crash

Bruce Jenner Sued for Wrongful Death in Car Crash

Originally posted 05/01/2015 03:35PM

Bruce Jenner was able to let out a sigh of relief after he revealed he is transitioning from male to female in his 20/20 interview with Diane Sawyer, but now the former Olympian is being faced with another hurdle – a wrongful death lawsuit from his fatal car crash in February.

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Amal Clooney Back to Business in D.C., Defending Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed | Amal Alamuddin

Amal Clooney Back to Business in D.C., Defending Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed

Originally posted 04/30/2015 03:05PM

After a whirlwind of sightings in New York City while teaching at Columbia University, Amal Clooney is out of the classroom and back to business in the nation's capital.

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Couple Sue Amazon, Apple over Erotic Rob Gronkowski E-Book A Gronking to Remember

Couple Sues Amazon, Apple over Erotic Rob Gronkowski E-Book A Gronking to Remember

Originally posted 04/29/2015 12:50AM

Fans of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski got a good laugh when the self-published erotic e-book A Gronking to Remember went on sale in late 2014.

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Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher Speak Out About Chicken-Stealing Lawsuit (Video)

Originally posted 04/22/2015 10:00PM

[EMBEDCODE {}] Mila Kunis is setting the record straight: she did not steal a chicken from a Ukranian child.

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Sofia Vergara Responds to Ex-Fiancé's Frozen Embryos Claims

Sofia Vergara Responds to Ex-Fiancé's Frozen Embryos Claims

Originally posted 04/17/2015 09:50PM

After allegations surfaced that Sofia Vergara wanted to destroy frozen embryos she created with ex-fiancé Nick Loeb, the actress is now setting the record straight.

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Mischa Barton Is 'Heartbroken' at Having to Sue Her Mother: Source

Mischa Barton Is 'Heartbroken' at Having to Sue Her Mother: Source

Originally posted 04/09/2015 01:10PM

It was the last resort.

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