Inmate mothers bound by chains while giving birth seeking class action against Cook County Department

shackled-births-suitFormer inmate mothers who were brutally chained by the  Cook County Sheriff and his inhuman Department while giving birth, are seeking class action status to a lawsuit.

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Quebec may hit with a probable class action lawsuit over wrongful breast cancer tests

Due to negligence and reluctency of Quebec government about 2,100 breast cancer sufferers are now living in complete uncertainty.

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Court disappoints seniors over nursing home fee hikes

On whether to let a multi-million dollar class action lawsuit filed by thousands of seniors over nursing home fee hikes go ahead, finally Alberta’s highest court reserved decision Wednesday.

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Oklahoma lemon law improved by the determined effort of a woman

lemon-lawEven House members highly praised Angie Gallant anBroken Arrow woman for her hard efforts to promote legislation to improve Oklahoma’s lemon law.

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Obama renews pressure on Congress to protect consumers from credit card practices

Obama urges Congress to act on credit card bill

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — President Barack Obama urged Congress on Thursday to quickly send him legislation ending abusive credit card practices. But his populist appeal also included a stern warning to shoppers whose eyes are bigger than their budgets.

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Questions, answers on picking a nominee for the Supreme Court

Questions, answers on picking high court nominee

WASHINGTON — Lightning must strike and sometimes more than once for someone to be nominated to the Supreme Court, Justice Stephen Breyer has said.

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GOP Senate hopeful from Arkansas quoted calling NY’s Schumer ‘that Jew’; apologizes

GOP Sen. hopeful heard calling Schumer ‘that Jew’

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A Republican state lawmaker hoping for his party’s nod to run for Senate reportedly referred to Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer as “that Jew” during a recent appearance before a Republican group.

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Pelosi says Bush team misled her, Congress on waterboarding; she learned of it in 2003

Pelosi says Bush team misled her on waterboarding

WASHINGTON — Under strong attack from Republicans, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused the CIA and Bush administration of misleading her about waterboarding detainees in the war on terror and sharply rebutted claims she was complicit in the method’s use.

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Pelosi says Bush team misled her, Congress on waterboarding; she learned of it in 2003

Pelosi says she learned of waterboarding in 2003

WASHINGTON — Under strong attack from Republicans, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused the CIA and Bush administration of misleading her about waterboarding detainees in the war on terror and sharply rebutted claims she was complicit in the method’s use.

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Chrysler files bankruptcy court motion to eliminate 789 of its 3,200 dealerships

Chrysler moves to eliminate 789 of 3,200 dealers

NEW YORK — Chrysler LLC wants to eliminate roughly a quarter of its 3,200 U.S. dealerships by early next month, saying in a bankruptcy court filing Thursday that the network is antiquated and has too many stores competing with each other.

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