LAWSUIT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LAWSUIT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Judge nixes lawsuit over Empire State Building IPO http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211055-79/judge-building-empire-lawsuit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211055-79/judge-building-empire-lawsuit.html.csp">Judge nixes lawsuit over Empire State Building IPO</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T16:06:20.8-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 04:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A judge says thousands of onetime investors in the Empire State Building can’t sue over their claims they were shortchanged by the deal that turned the iconic skyscraper into a public stock. A Manhattan judge dismissed the investors’ lawsuit in a ruling made public Monday. The judge said terms of a $55 million settlement last year barred the lawsuit over the October stock offering. A lawyer for some of the plaintiffs said they planned to appeal. A lawyer for real estate magnates Peter...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582110552014-07-22T16:06:20.8-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T16:06:20.8-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58211055@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:06:20 MDT Businessman dismissed from Utah fraud lawsuit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206705-78/lawsuit-dismissed-investors-businessman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206705-78/lawsuit-dismissed-investors-businessman.html.csp">Businessman dismissed from Utah fraud lawsuit</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="2014-07-21T20:48:47.812-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Connecticut businessman has been dismissed out of a lawsuit by a group of people who claim they were defrauded when they were convinced to invest in drilling oil and gas wells. Jonathan Feldman of Greenwich, Conn., owner of Patriot Exploration LLC and Millennium LLC, was dismissed from the 3rd District Court lawsuit. The investors signed a statement saying an investigation had shown Feldman did not misappropriate funds as they had alleged in the 2012 lawsuit. The investors are continuing to p...</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> 58206705@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:48:47 MDT Subaru sued over claims of dangerous auto defect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58199390-79/lawsuit-subaru-vehicles-defect.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58199390-79/lawsuit-subaru-vehicles-defect.html.csp">Subaru sued over claims of dangerous auto defect</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T17:32:02.119-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 05:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Newark, N.J. • Some Subaru vehicle models have a defect that could lead to engine failure while they’re being driven, a federal lawsuit says. The lawsuit alleges violations of the state’s consumer fraud act, breach of express warranty and other violations. It says piston rings in the vehicles wear out quickly and some vehicles burn excessive amounts of oil. The models affected by the defect are the 2011-14 Forester 2.5-liter, 2013 Legacy 2.5-liter, 2013 Outback 2.5-liter, 2012-13 Impreza 2-liter...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581993902014-07-18T17:32:02.119-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T17:32:02.119-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199390@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:32:02 MDT Wyoming lawsuit over Earhart search before court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58196331-68/earhart-lawsuit-plane-whether.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58196331-68/earhart-lawsuit-plane-whether.html.csp">Wyoming lawsuit over Earhart search before court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BOB MOEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T19:58:01.911-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 07:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Casper, Wyo. • The search for Amelia Earhart’s missing airplane could land in front of a federal jury depending on how a judge rules in a lawsuit filed by a Wyoming man who says he was duped into donating $1 million an expedition. U.S. District Judge Scott Skavdahl heard arguments Thursday on dismissing a lawsuit that centers on whether Earhart’s plane, which disappeared in July 1937 in the South Pacific, was found. Tim Mellon maintains in his lawsuit that the Pennsylvania-based The Internation...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581963312014-07-17T19:58:01.911-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T19:58:01.911-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196331@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:58:01 MDT Salt Lake City Council moves to update parking laws http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58188346-78/parking-lawsuit-ordinance-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58188346-78/parking-lawsuit-ordinance-council.html.csp">Salt Lake City Council moves to update parking laws</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER SMART</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T09:10:19.276-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 09:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Call it medicine for a $5.4 million parking headache. That’s how much plaintiffs Timothy Bivens, Antonio Arias and S. Steven Maese are seeking in a lawsuit that alleges Salt Lake City’s parking ordinance is out of sync with the kiosk system implemented more than two years ago. After a closed-door session with members of the city attorney’s staff Tuesday evening, the Salt Lake City Council without discussion voted to amend the parking ordinance. No public hearing was required, according to the co...</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> 58188346@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:10:19 MDT Lawsuit: Madoff sons knew of fraud, deleted emails http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58188044-79/madoff-lawsuit-mark-fraud.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58188044-79/madoff-lawsuit-mark-fraud.html.csp">Lawsuit: Madoff sons knew of fraud, deleted emails</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BERNARD CONDON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T17:44:02.22-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 05:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The trustee trying to recover money for victims of Bernard Madoff says in a new lawsuit that Madoff’s two sons knew of the Ponzi scheme and sought to cover up the fraud by deleting emails during a Securities and Exchange Commission probe. The lawsuit filed Tuesday seeks to recover $153 million from the brothers for using their father’s business as a “personal cookie jar,” including millions to buy two apartments in Manhattan. The lawsuit says the money came in the form of sham loans a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581880442014-07-15T17:44:02.22-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T17:44:02.22-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58188044@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:44:02 MDT Appeals court: Texas can use race in admissions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58187704-68/court-appeals-race-admissions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58187704-68/court-appeals-race-admissions.html.csp">Appeals court: Texas can use race in admissions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL WEISSERT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T15:35:10.689-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 03:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • A federal appeals court panel ruled Tuesday that the University of Texas can continue using race in its undergraduate admissions, a year after the U.S. Supreme Court sent the case back to a lower court. A 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel ruled 2-1 that barring the university from using race would hurt diversity on campus. The ruling came in a lawsuit filed in 2008 by Abigail Fisher, who is white and was denied admission. “We are persuaded that to deny UT Austin its limited...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581877042014-07-15T15:35:10.689-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T15:35:10.689-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58187704@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:35:10 MDT Kragthorpe: Minor league baseball players deserve better treatment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58182161-77/players-baseball-league-minor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58182161-77/players-baseball-league-minor.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Minor league baseball players deserve better treatment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:57:41.069-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Arkansas Travelers offer bacon cheesecake as a concession-stand specialty and the Lexington Lugnuts prepare a peanut butter and jelly doughnut sandwich. The Orem Owlz recently staged a Dumb and Dumber World’s Most Annoying Sound Noisemaker Giveaway to highlight their promotional calendar. The Salt Lake Bees and Ogden Raptors draw big crowds to stadiums with the outfields framed by the Wasatch Mountains. Somewhere, amid the unpretentious charm, clever marketing and refreshing atmosphere of m...</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> 58182161@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:57:41 MDT Sunstein: Boehner v. Constitution would have clear winner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58176751-82/boehner-constitution-lawsuit-case.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58176751-82/boehner-constitution-lawsuit-case.html.csp">Sunstein: Boehner v. Constitution would have clear winner</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Cass R. Sunstein</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T22:19:02.864-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One of the most appealing features of modern conservative thought is its insistence on fidelity to the Constitution. Whether or not we endorse “strict construction,” or the claim that the Constitution means what it originally meant, it is certainly honorable to emphasize that public officials are bound by our founding document. How odd, then, that prominent conservatives have been embracing Speaker John Boehner’s proposed lawsuit by the House of Representatives against President Barack Obama — a...</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> 58176751@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:19:02 MDT Holder says terrorists’ working on undetectable bomb ‘frightening’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58180519-68/holder-think-president-week.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58180519-68/holder-think-president-week.html.csp">Holder says terrorists’ working on undetectable bomb ‘frightening’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Jaime Fuller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T21:40:01.9-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 09:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Attorney General Eric Holder went on ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” to discuss Republican complaints about the White House and the Justice Department. Holder, who gave the interview in London, also discussed international issues, namely Syria, where reports indicate that terrorists are working to build undetectable explosives. “It’s something that gives us really extreme, extreme concern,” Holder said. “In some ways, it’s more frightening than anything I think I’ve se...</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> 58180519@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:40:01 MDT Sponsor of Earhart search wants suit to continue http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58171690-68/earhart-mellon-gillespie-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58171690-68/earhart-mellon-gillespie-group.html.csp">Sponsor of Earhart search wants suit to continue</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BEN NEARY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T13:48:23.106-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 01:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cheyenne, Wyo. • A Wyoming man who paid $1 million to sponsor a search for Amelia Earhart’s missing airplane is asking a federal judge not to dismiss his fraud lawsuit against expedition organizers. Tim Mellon maintains that the Pennsylvania-based The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) and its executive director actually found Earhart’s plane in 2010. Mellon, son of the late philanthropist Paul Mellon, says the group kept the discovery secret so it could keep seeking fu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581716902014-07-12T13:48:23.106-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-12T13:48:23.106-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58171690@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 13:48:23 MDT Deseret News, Tribune bosses urge judge to toss lawsuit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58166159-78/tribune-news-utah-joa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58166159-78/tribune-news-utah-joa.html.csp">Deseret News, Tribune bosses urge judge to toss lawsuit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TONY SEMERAD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T07:41:51.023-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 07:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Deseret News’ top managers and The Salt Lake Tribune’s corporate owners are asking a federal judge to reject claims that a new business arrangement between Utah’s two largest newspapers violates the law and should be undone. U.S. District Judge Clark Waddoups has scheduled a July 21 hearing on the lawsuit, filed last month by a nonprofit group called Citizens for Two Voices (also known as the Utah Newspaper Project). The group of former Tribune employees and readers in the community allege...</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> 58166159@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 07:41:51 MDT Murray Energy accuses Illinois rival of double-cross http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58165410-79/murray-williamson-energy-coal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58165410-79/murray-williamson-energy-coal.html.csp">Murray Energy accuses Illinois rival of double-cross</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T13:09:06.004-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 01:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A leading U.S. coal company is suing a rival with which it shared confidential business plans during a deal that later fizzled, saying the competitor used the proprietary details to buy up land in southern Illinois to thwart the accuser’s expansion plans. Murray Energy Corp., a privately held Ohio-based company with operations in Utah, alleges in a lawsuit Saline County, Illinois, that Williamson Energy LLC breached terms of a confidentiality agreement in 2008 when Murray was trying to sell it o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581654102014-07-09T13:09:06.004-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-09T13:09:06.004-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58165410@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:09:06 MDT Lawsuit: Inmate tried to buy influence in prison http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142439-68/rajaratnam-lawsuit-malaszuk-prison.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142439-68/rajaratnam-lawsuit-malaszuk-prison.html.csp">Lawsuit: Inmate tried to buy influence in prison</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T10:40:01.964-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New Haven, Conn. • A former driver and personal assistant to imprisoned hedge-fund founder Raj Rajaratnam says he was asked to help funnel money from his boss to other inmates at a federal prison in Massachusetts. The allegations are contained in a wrongful termination lawsuit filed June 20 in U.S. District Court by the driver, Peter Malaszuk, against the 57-year-old Rajaratnam. The lawsuit also names as defendants Rajaratnam’s wife, Asha Pabla, and the Synamon Management Group, a South Carolina...</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> 58142439@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:40:01 MDT Judge won’t dismiss cheerleaders’ suit against Bills http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139625-79/bills-cheerleaders-judge-lawsuit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139625-79/bills-cheerleaders-judge-lawsuit.html.csp">Judge won’t dismiss cheerleaders’ suit against Bills</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T17:52:01.893-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 05:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Buffalo • A New York judge has refused the Buffalo Bills’ request to dismiss a lawsuit brought by five former cheerleaders over pay and working conditions. Supreme Court Justice Timothy Drury’s decision Tuesday clears the way for the lawsuit to move forward. The Buffalo Jills cheerleaders say they were paid less than minimum wage and often worked for free at public appearances at which they were subject to groping and sexual comments. The Bills argued they shouldn’t be included in the lawsuit be...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581396252014-07-01T17:52:01.893-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T17:52:01.893-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139625@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:52:01 MDT Clerk won’t stop issuing licenses to gay couples http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139586-68/licenses-marriage-couples-colorado.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139586-68/licenses-marriage-couples-colorado.html.csp">Clerk won’t stop issuing licenses to gay couples</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IVAN MORENO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T20:23:53.481-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 08:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Six gay couples filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to overturn Colorado’s gay marriage ban, adding to an escalating showdown in the state as its Republican attorney general urges Boulder officials to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Although Colorado’s constitution bans same-sex marriage, a ruling from the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver last week regarding a Utah case said states cannot prevent people from marrying based on their gender. That motivated Bou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581395862014-07-02T20:23:53.481-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T20:23:53.481-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139586@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 20:23:53 MDT Tinder exec suspended after sexual harassment suit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139036-79/tinder-wolfe-lawsuit-mateen.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139036-79/tinder-wolfe-lawsuit-mateen.html.csp">Tinder exec suspended after sexual harassment suit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARBARA ORTUTAY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T17:04:06.737-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 05:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • IAC/InterActiveCorp has suspended a co-founder of its popular dating app Tinder in the wake of a lawsuit accusing him of sexually harassing a female executive of the company. The lawsuit, filed Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court, claims that Tinder’s founders engaged in “atrocious sexual harassment and sex discrimination” of the woman, Whitney Wolfe. Wolfe, also a co-founder, was the face of West Hollywood, Calif.-based Tinder’s marketing efforts to young women, according to th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581390362014-07-01T17:04:06.737-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T17:04:06.737-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139036@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:04:06 MDT Appeals court revives Abu Ghraib torture lawsuit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58133405-68/court-appeals-detainees-lawsuit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58133405-68/court-appeals-detainees-lawsuit.html.csp">Appeals court revives Abu Ghraib torture lawsuit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LARRY O’DELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T12:39:10.007-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 12:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richmond, Va. • A lawsuit by four former Iraqi detainees who said they were tortured at the notorious Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq may go forward, a federal appeals court said Monday. The unanimous ruling by a three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals sends the case back to U.S. District Judge Gerald Bruce Lee, who had ruled that he lacked jurisdiction to hear it because the alleged abuse occurred in a foreign country. CACI Premier Technology Inc., an Arlington, Virginia-based mili...</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> 58133405@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:39:10 MDT Judge dismisses George Zimmerman’s lawsuit against NBC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58132511-68/zimmerman-judge-nbc-george.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58132511-68/zimmerman-judge-nbc-george.html.csp">Judge dismisses George Zimmerman’s lawsuit against NBC</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MIKE SCHNEIDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T08:48:01.922-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 08:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orlando, Fla. • A Florida judge has dismissed the defamation lawsuit filed by George Zimmerman against NBC. Judge Debra Nelson said in an order made public Monday that Zimmerman had failed to show that the news network acted with malice. The judge says the malice standard is appropriate because Zimmerman was a public figure. Zimmerman was acquitted of second-degree murder in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. The teen was killed by Zimmerman in February 2012 in Sanford. Zimmerman ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581325112014-06-30T08:48:01.922-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-30T08:48:01.922-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58132511@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:48:01 MDT New York accuses Barclays of fraud http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58118419-79/barclays-trading-dark-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58118419-79/barclays-trading-dark-bank.html.csp">New York accuses Barclays of fraud</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILLIAM ALDEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T09:44:02.396-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 09:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The top law enforcer in New York state, Eric T. Schneiderman, filed civil fraud charges Wednesday against Barclays over its private stock trading platform, contending that it favored high-frequency traders over other investors. Schneiderman, the state attorney general, accused Barclays of falsely representing the concentration of high-frequency traders in its private trading platform, known as a dark pool. He also claimed the British bank had falsified marketing materials and misrepresented a se...</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> 58118419@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:44:02 MDT