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Michigan Inmate Accepts $250 To Settle Lawsuit

The state Corrections Department has agreed to settle a lawsuit by an inmate who said his health was harmed by exposure to mold and bleach.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2014

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Was It A Cover Up? Witness Claims He Saw Woman With ‘Estranged Cousin’ Before Her Death

Did police intentionally ignore a witness who might have been one of the last people to see JoAnn Matouk-Romain alive?

07/17/2014

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Courts Still Sorting Blame In Hepatitis C Outbreak

David Kwiatkowski, a cardiac technician was accused of infecting patients with hepatitis C, had worked as a traveling cardiac technologist in seven states — including Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2014

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Lawsuit Settled In Drowning During Rescue Attempt

A lawsuit filed by the family of a Michigan man who drowned in 2011 during an unsuccessful effort to rescue a 16-year-old whose canoe overturned has been settled for about $950,000.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2014

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Detroit Family Sues Police After 11-Year-Old Boy Is Arrested For Crime He Didn’t Commit

Did Detroit police act properly when they handcuffed and interrogated a boy suspected of stealing a TV?

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2014

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Ex-Detroit Tigers’ Outfielder Denies Teen Sex Allegations

Imprisoned ex-Major League Baseball player Chad Curtis says he’s innocent of sexual assault allegations made by three teenagers in a lawsuit.

06/28/2014

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Michigan Paid $85M To Settle Lawsuits In 2013

Of 71 lawsuits that ended with the state paying, 27 — more than a third — came from Michigan’s Corrections Department.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2014

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Lawyer Plans Appeal In K2 Synthetic Marijuana Suicide Lawsuit

The family of a Detroit-area man who committed suicide will appeal a jury verdict that the death was not caused by the use of synthetic marijuana.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2014

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Judge Rules For Ex-SMART Bus Mechanic In Ethnic Intimidation Case

A judge has ruled in favor of a former metro Detroit bus system employee of Iraqi descent who said a co-worker made ethnic slurs against him.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2014

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$100M Lawsuit Claims Detroit-Area Police Departments Intentionally Covered Up Murder

“Some of the suspects that were supposed to be looked in to were not… and yes, they are police officers.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2014

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