Judge declares mistrial after jury deadlock in Ala. drug pricing trial against Calif. firm

Mistrial declared in Alabama drug pricing trial

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — A judge has declared a mistrial after jurors were unable to reach a verdict in the trial of Alabama’s prescription drug overpricing lawsuit against California-based Watson Pharmaceuticals.

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Jurors tell judge they are deadlocked in trial of Alabama Medicaid drug pricing lawsuit

Ala. jury says it’s deadlocked in drug suit trial

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Jurors have told an Alabama judge they are deadlocked and unable to reach a verdict in the trial of that state’s prescription drug overpricing lawsuit against California-based Watson Pharmaceutical.

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HealthSouth shareholders ask judge to freeze ex-CEO’s assets during appeal of $2.9B judgment

Lawyers seek freeze on HealthSouth ex-CEO’s assets

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Attorneys for HealthSouth shareholders asked an Alabama judge Friday to freeze the assets of former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy so they can begin collecting a nearly $2.9 billion judgment against him.

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HealthSouth shareholders ask judge to freeze Scrushy’s assets during appeal of judgment

Shareholders ask judge to freeze Scrushy’s assets

MONTGOMERY, Ala — Attorneys have asked an Alabama judge to freeze the assets of former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy so they can begin collecting a nearly $2.9 billion judgment against him.

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Southern storms hit Alabama for 2nd day; possible tornado traps family in mobile home

Storms hit Ala. for 2nd day; tornado traps family

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Torrential rains and flooding left one person dead Thursday in central Alabama, and lawmakers had to evacuate the statehouse after the basement filled with four feet of water and collapsed a wall.

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Prison guards buck bosses, back inmates at Alabama’s toughest lockup in lawsuit over crowding

Alabama prison guards side with inmates in lawsuit

BESSEMER, Ala. — Inmates and officers agree on this much about Alabama’s toughest prison, where old plastic jugs catch drips from death row’s leaky roof: It’s barely fit to live in or work in.

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Judge: No power to order Alabama school officials to let kids stay home due to swine flu scare

Ala. judge: No court power to let kids miss school

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — A mother and father wanted a judge to force school officials to let their two sons do their school work from home because of the swine flu scare, but the judge said no.

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Ala. judge refuses to order officials to let students miss school because of swine flu scare

Judge: Can’t order board to let kids miss school

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — A mother and father in Alabama want a judge to force school officials to let their sons do their school work from home because of the swine flu scare, but the judge said no.

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