LAWSUIT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LAWSUIT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL: Assault lawsuit against Jerry Jones dismissed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58529048-77/weckerly-jones-allegations-assault.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58529048-77/weckerly-jones-allegations-assault.html.csp">NFL: Assault lawsuit against Jerry Jones dismissed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NOMAAN MERCHANT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T16:00:15.261-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • A judge threw out a sexual assault lawsuit filed against Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones on Thursday, saying the claims were barred by Texas law limiting the time in which a case can be filed. Jana Weckerly had accused Jones of grabbing her genitals and forcibly kissing her in 2009. Weckerly also alleged an attorney for Jones took a memory card with photos and destroyed it, and that she was paid hush money for several years after the incident. Jones denied the allegations. State Distri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585290482014-10-17T16:00:15.261-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T16:00:15.261-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58529048@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:00:15 MDT Baptist pastor sued after revelation of affairs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58524098-68/mcfarland-church-attorney-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58524098-68/mcfarland-church-attorney-bank.html.csp">Baptist pastor sued after revelation of affairs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PHILLIP RAWLS and JAY REEVES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T08:34:01.99-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 08:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Montgomery, Ala. • The Rev. Juan D. McFarland is described as a man of “passion, prayer and purpose” in a three-paragraph summary on the website of the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church. The site concludes by saying such an overview “does not begin to tell his story.” Parishioners realized just how true that was in recent weeks, when McFarland dropped the bombshells: He had had affairs with several women in the parish — inside the church — but neglected to tell them he had AIDS. “It was surprise,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585240982014-10-15T08:34:01.99-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-15T08:34:01.99-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58524098@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:34:01 MDT Wildlife groups sue for wolverine protections http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58518120-68/protections-wildlife-wolverine-climate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58518120-68/protections-wildlife-wolverine-climate.html.csp">Wildlife groups sue for wolverine protections</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW BROWN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T21:15:58.118-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 09:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Billings, Mont. • A coalition of advocacy groups on Monday challenged the government’s denial of federal protections for the snow-loving wolverine, arguing in a lawsuit that officials disregarded evidence a warming climate will eliminate denning areas for the so-called “mountain devil.” An estimated 250 to 300 wolverines survive in the Lower 48 states. The elusive but ferocious members of the weasel family give birth to their young in deep mountain snowfields that scientists say could be at risk...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585181202014-10-13T21:15:58.118-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-13T21:15:58.118-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58518120@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:15:58 MDT Judge dismisses lawsuit against Salt Lake City’s Zagg, officials http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58517356-78/pedersen-benson-lawsuit-shares.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58517356-78/pedersen-benson-lawsuit-shares.html.csp">Judge dismisses lawsuit against Salt Lake City’s Zagg, officials</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T21:02:35.953-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 09:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge has tossed out a second shareholder lawsuit that stemmed from former Zagg Inc. CEO Robert Pedersen II’s sudden sale of millions of dollars of shares in 2012. Pedersen, who cofounded the Salt Lake City company that makes screen shields and other accessories for cell phones and tablets, was forced to resign in August of that year after selling shares to meet a margin call. Such a call is typically a demand by a broker for additional money from someone who bought shares with borrow...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58517356@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:02:35 MDT Lawsuit: Alabama teen used as bait in school sex sting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58513744-68/girl-lawsuit-simpson-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58513744-68/girl-lawsuit-simpson-court.html.csp">Lawsuit: Alabama teen used as bait in school sex sting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAY REEVES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-12T10:55:01.959-06:00">Updated Oct 12, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Birmingham, Ala. • Some facts of the case aren’t in dispute: A teacher’s aide asked a 14-year-old girl to go into a middle school bathroom as bait so a 16-year-old eight-grader with a history of sexual harassment could be caught trying to have sex with her and disciplined. The scheme backfired. The girl was sexually assaulted in a bathroom stall, evidence shows. Exactly why the plan was carried out and who knew about it are at the heart of a court fight pitting the Obama administration and group...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585137442014-10-12T10:55:01.959-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-12T10:55:01.959-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Bose alleged in federal court in Delaware in July that Beats was infringing on several Bose patents regarding noise-cancelling headphones. Bose filed a parallel complaint with the International Trade Commission seeking to halt U.S. imports of Beats Studio and Beats Studio Wireless headphones. Attorneys for Beats had filed an unopposed motion asking that the Delaware la...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585085012014-10-10T11:59:01.814-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-10T11:59:01.814-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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They participated in a worldwide racketeering scheme over decades aimed at taking money from Helga Glock, who was divorced from her husband in 2011, through various criminal methods, including imprope...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585060062014-10-09T18:23:09.742-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-09T18:23:09.742-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The probe covers 938,000 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ cars from the 2010 through 2012 model years, as well as the 2010 and 2011 Mercury Milan. It includes gas-electric hybrid versions of the cars. According to a class-action lawsuit filed in June about the matter, the problem could affect more Ford models, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584923472014-10-06T11:54:50.709-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-06T11:54:50.709-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58492347@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 11:54:50 MDT Contractor sold faulty navigation units to armed forces, lawsuit claims http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58492776-78/navigation-claims-units-lawsuit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58492776-78/navigation-claims-units-lawsuit.html.csp">Contractor sold faulty navigation units to armed forces, lawsuit claims</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-06T21:19:51.697-06:00">Updated Oct 6, 2014 09:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Utah employee of giant defense contractor Northrop Grumman Corp. alleges in a lawsuit that the company has been faking tests of its navigation system and then selling faulty units to the armed forces where it is used in manned aircraft, drones, missiles, submarines and other vehicles. Todd Donaldson, a Northrop Grumman employee for more than 25 years, alleges in a federal court lawsuit that technicians were instructed to manually type in “pass” so it appears on results after seeing that the n...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58492776@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:19:51 MDT White Ohio woman sues over sperm from black donor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58480960-68/sperm-cramblett-bank-donor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58480960-68/sperm-cramblett-bank-donor.html.csp">White Ohio woman sues over sperm from black donor</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK GILLISPIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-02T18:21:23.636-06:00">Updated Oct 2, 2014 06:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cleveland • An Ohio woman has sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she and her partner had intended. The woman is seeking damages and wants to ensure the sperm bank doesn’t make a similar mistake again. Within days of their wedding in New York, Jennifer Cramblett and Amanda Zinkon had become pregnant with the donor sperm. In April 2012, five months into her pregnancy, Cramblett, 36, called Midwest Sperm Bank LLC out...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584809602014-10-02T18:21:23.636-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-02T18:21:23.636-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58480960@www.sltrib.com Thu, 02 Oct 2014 18:21:23 MDT Lawsuit: Utah pizza worker with Down Syndrome illegally fired http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58474069-78/bonn-job-lawsuit-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58474069-78/bonn-job-lawsuit-coach.html.csp">Lawsuit: Utah pizza worker with Down Syndrome illegally fired</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By tom harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T11:30:38.217-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 11:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal agency that polices workplace discrimination is suing a Papa John’s franchise company over allegations it illegally fired a worker in the Farmington restaurant because he has Down Syndrome. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing the companies that own and operate the store for alleged violations of the Americans With Disabilities Act and the Civil Rights Act. Scott Bonn, who has Down Syndrome, began working at the Farmington restaurant in September of 2011 folding boxes,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58474069@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:30:38 MDT Wal-Mart: Morgan wasn’t wearing seatbelt in crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58470172-79/crash-morgan-mart-wal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58470172-79/crash-morgan-mart-wal.html.csp">Wal-Mart: Morgan wasn’t wearing seatbelt in crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID PORTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T17:43:01.925-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 05:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Newark, N.J. • Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan and other people in a limousine struck from behind by a Wal-Mart truck on a highway in June are at least partly to blame for their injuries because they weren’t wearing seatbelts, the company said in a court filing Monday. The filing was made in federal court in response to a lawsuit Morgan filed in July over the accident, which killed his friend James McNair, who was accompanying the former “Saturday Night Live” and “30 Rock” star back from a show in D...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584701722014-09-29T17:43:01.925-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T17:43:01.925-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58470172@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:43:01 MDT Salt Lake and San Diego comic cons might settle lawsuit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58450742-78/comic-con-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58450742-78/comic-con-lake-salt.html.csp">Salt Lake and San Diego comic cons might settle lawsuit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T22:44:10.269-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 10:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake Comic Con and San Diego Comic-Con might settle their trademark dispute to avoid it winding up before a jury. On Wednesday, a conference was scheduled between representatives of the two comic book conventions to talk, off the record, about the possibility of a settlement. The conference is scheduled for Oct. 27 in San Diego, Calif. The behemoth San Diego Comic-Con sued the burgeoning Salt Lake Comic Con on Aug. 7 in Southern California’s U.S. District Court, claiming that the names are...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58450742@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:44:10 MDT NFL notes: Accuser says Dallas Cowboys owner bought her 4-year silence in alleged sexual assault http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58452036-77/jones-lawsuit-filed-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58452036-77/jones-lawsuit-filed-says.html.csp">NFL notes: Accuser says Dallas Cowboys owner bought her 4-year silence in alleged sexual assault</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T22:53:26.089-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 10:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • An Oklahoma woman says in a lawsuit that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones paid her for at least four years to prevent her from reporting an alleged sexual assault. Jana Weckerly’s attorney, Thomas Bowers, filed an updated lawsuit Monday that accuses Jones of forcibly touching Weckerly’s genitals and kissing her on the lips without her consent more than 5 years ago, then bullying her into not reporting the alleged attack. The lawsuit seeks more than $1 million in damages. Jones has den...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584520362014-09-24T22:53:26.089-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-24T22:53:26.089-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58452036@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:53:26 MDT Teen crash victims’ families drop suit against GM http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58452388-79/families-crash-feinberg-bankruptcy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58452388-79/families-crash-feinberg-bankruptcy.html.csp">Teen crash victims’ families drop suit against GM</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM KRISHER and AMY FORLITI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T18:41:02.697-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 06:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • The families of two Wisconsin teenagers killed in a car crash involving a faulty General Motors ignition switch have dropped their lawsuit against the company and are seeking a settlement with the automaker. The Oct. 24, 2006, crash that killed Natasha Weigel, who was 18, and Amy Rademaker, who was 15, was among the first blamed on the faulty switches, and evidence from the crash exposed how GM and federal regulators missed clues that could have prompted a recall of the cars as early a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584523882014-09-24T18:41:02.697-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-24T18:41:02.697-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58452388@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:41:02 MDT Ryder Cup golf: Mickelson pokes fun at McIlroy lawsuit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58450082-77/mcilroy-mickelson-lawsuit-mcdowell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58450082-77/mcilroy-mickelson-lawsuit-mcdowell.html.csp">Ryder Cup golf: Mickelson pokes fun at McIlroy lawsuit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T22:53:26.795-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 10:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gleneagles, Scotland • Phil Mickelson couldn’t resist a playful shot at the lawsuit involving Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell. Mickelson is playing in his 10th Ryder Cup, so he’s not afraid of a little banter. He was asked on Wednesday if it was unfair to suggest the Americans were not as closely knit as Europeans based on success they have in team matches. Lefty replied: “Not only are we able to play together, also don’t litigate against each other, and that’s a real plus, I feel, heading into...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584500822014-09-24T22:53:26.795-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-24T22:53:26.795-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58450082@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:53:26 MDT West Jordan City reconsiders development in light of changes, lawsuit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58446619-90/changes-colosimo-council-development.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58446619-90/changes-colosimo-council-development.html.csp">West Jordan City reconsiders development in light of changes, lawsuit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By dan harrie</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-23T20:15:45.551-06:00">Updated Sep 23, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A major apartment complex planned near Gardner Village (1200 W. 7800 South) is back before the West Jordan City Council, after it was convincingly rejected last spring. The new plan includes changes aimed at overcoming the persistent objections of neighbors and if that doesn’t work, the developer is ready to press a lawsuit to get the 224 apartments built. The revised plan for the development near a TRAX station and Jordan River trailhead is scheduled for council consideration Wednesday night,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58446619@www.sltrib.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:15:45 MDT Activision hires Giuliani to fight Noriega lawsuit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58441396-79/noriega-activision-game-giuliani.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58441396-79/noriega-activision-game-giuliani.html.csp">Activision hires Giuliani to fight Noriega lawsuit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANTHONY McCARTNEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T08:38:01.819-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 08:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani has joined Activision’s fight to dismiss a lawsuit filed by disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega against the company’s popular “Call of Duty” videogame franchise. Activision Blizzard Inc. announced Monday that Giuliani and his firm will ask a Los Angeles judge to dismiss Noriega’s lawsuit, which claims his likeness was used without permission in the 2012 game “Call of Duty Black Ops II.” Noriega sued Activision in July, claiming the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584413962014-09-22T08:38:01.819-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T08:38:01.819-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58441396@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:38:01 MDT Oklahoma judge dismisses Ten Commandments lawsuit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58432636-68/oklahoma-lawsuit-judge-monument.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58432636-68/oklahoma-lawsuit-judge-monument.html.csp">Oklahoma judge dismisses Ten Commandments lawsuit</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T09:30:02.401-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 09:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oklahoma City • An Oklahoma County judge has dismissed a lawsuit that challenges a Ten Commandments monument on the grounds of the state Capitol. District Judge Thomas Prince granted Friday the motion filed by the Oklahoma Capitol Preservation Commission. The lawsuit alleged the monument violates the state constitution’s ban against using public property to support “any sect, church, denomination or system of religion.” Attorneys for the American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma, which filed th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584326362014-09-19T09:30:02.401-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-19T09:30:02.401-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58432636@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:30:02 MDT Big cities take aim at prescription painkillers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58420395-68/chicago-companies-health-cities.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58420395-68/chicago-companies-health-cities.html.csp">Big cities take aim at prescription painkillers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW PERRONE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Health Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T11:17:02.082-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 11:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Some of the nation’s largest cities are ratcheting up their criticism of prescription painkillers, blaming the industry for a wave of addiction and overdoses that have ravaged their communities and busted local budgets. The heightened rhetoric comes as Chicago tries to recover millions in health care costs from opioid drugmakers, alleging that companies deliberately misled the public about the risks of their drugs. It’s a legal strategy that could be attractive to other cash-strappe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584203952014-09-16T11:17:02.082-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-16T11:17:02.082-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58420395@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:17:02 MDT