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Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Lucian Grainge at The Beverly Hilton on January 25, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Likely To Alter Music Business

A jury’s verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” won’t just be felt by the singer’s pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.

03/11/2015

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States Ask Judge Not To Lift Stay In Immigration Lawsuit

A coalition of states suing to stop President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration is asking a federal judge not to lift a temporary hold on the directives.

03/03/2015

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Lawyer: PGA Encouraging Players To Fire Caddies

HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Eugene Egdorf, the Houston-based attorney who is helping to represent the caddies in their lawsuit against the PGA, told SportsRadio 610 Friday that PGA executives are encouraging players to fire their […]

SportsRadio 610–02/06/2015

Joan and Melissa Rivers in 2013 (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for VH1)

Melissa Rivers Files Lawsuit In Mother Joan Rivers’ Death

The lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.

01/27/2015

(L-R) Lukasz ‘Dr Luke’ Gottwald (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) | Singer Kesha (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse Claims

Kesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.

10/15/2014

Patti LaBelle performs at the 33rd Annual UNCF An Evening Of Stars on August 14, 2011 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

Patti LaBelle Wins Cadet-Beating Suit

Richard King lost his multimillion-dollar lawsuit against bodyguards for R&B singer Patti LaBelle claiming he was attacked without provocation outside the Houston airport.

09/23/2014

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News Media Sue Over Reporters Being Prevented From Viewing Portions Of Botched Okla. Execution

Oklahoma prison officials violated the First Amendment when they prevented reporters from viewing portions of the botched execution of a death row inmate earlier this year, two news organizations claim in a federal lawsuit filed Monday.

08/26/2014

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Woman Sues Border Patrol Agent Accused Of Assault

A woman who says she was sexually assaulted by a Border Patrol agent guarding her at a South Texas hospital has filed a federal lawsuit against him, alleging he violated her constitutional rights.

07/30/2014

Lance Armstrong begins stage 20 of the 2004 Tour de France. (File photo: Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Lance Armstrong Ordered To Testify Under Oath About Steroid Use

The cycling superstar has been ordered to give sworn videotaped testimony about using performance enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France seven times.

05/19/2014

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Appeals Court: Texas Execution Back On

The execution of a Texas inmate is back on schedule now that a federal appeals court has ruled the state doesn’t have to reveal where it gets its lethal injection drug.

04/07/2014

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