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File photo of Lance Armstrong. (credit: George Burns/Oprah Winfrey Network via Getty Images)

Lance Armstrong Settles $3M Insurance Lawsuit

Lance Armstrong has reached a settlement with an insurance company that sought more than $3 million for bonuses it paid him for winning the Tour de France from 1999 to 2001.

11/20/2013

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Planned Parenthood Settles Fraud Case In Texas

The Texas attorney general’s office has settled a Medicaid fraud case with Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast.

07/24/2013

Fire boats battle a fire at the off shore oil rig Deepwater Horizon April 21, 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana. (credit: Scott Lloyd/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Appeals Court Wading Into Dispute Over Multibillion-Dollar BP Settlement

A federal appeals court is wading into a high-stakes dispute over the terms of a multibillion-dollar settlement of claims arising from BP’s massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

07/07/2013

File photo of a person using a tanning bed. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Texas Resolves Dispute With Group Who Claimed Tanning Prevents Cancer

A Houston company must pay nearly $142,000 to resolve false advertising claims that indoor tanning could help prevent cancer.

03/11/2013

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Man Settles With City After Serving Time For A Rape He Didn’t Commit

The city of Houston has reached a $3.1 million settlement with a man who spent more than 17 years in prison for a rape he didn’t commit.

11/02/2012

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City’s Settlement Money Designated For Environmental Charities

Environmental penalties received from a local company will now be directed to two local entities.

08/23/2011

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