SEC says Omaha investment manager charged clients at least $773,000 in improper fees

SEC files lawsuit over excessive investment fees

OMAHA, Neb. — The Securities and Exchange Commission says an Omaha investment adviser improperly charged at least $773,000 in fees to clients since last August, and about $250,000 remains missing.

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Neb. inmate sues over Zoloft in echo of other cases

Neb. inmate’s suit over Zoloft latest in a series

OMAHA, Neb. — A lawsuit by a Nebraska inmate serving time for his girlfriend’s murder, blaming a widely prescribed antidepressant for influencing his behavior, echoes similar claims in other cases.

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Federal judge freezes assets of 4 partners because SEC says they ran $11 million Ponzi scheme

SEC says 4 partners ran $11 million Ponzi scheme

OMAHA, Neb. — The Securities and Exchange Commission says four business partners defrauded investors out of more than $11 million by promising significant returns on a fictitious no-risk investment.

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Omaha woman who claimed out-of-wedlock pregnancy led to firing settles suit against church

Church, Omaha, Neb woman settle bias lawsuit

OMAHA, Neb. — A church in Nebraska and a former employee who alleged she was fired for getting pregnant out of wedlock have apparently resolved their differences.

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Nebraska attorney general charges 2 former brokers with securities fraud

2 former Nebraska brokers charged with fraud

OMAHA, Neb. — Two former Nebraska City brokers who have been accused in lawsuits of improperly selling risky investments in several interrelated Florida companies are now facing criminal charges of securities fraud.

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Appeal by Neb. man convicted of killing son, 4, cites tampering charge against CSI offical

Neb. man wants conviction vacated amid CSI case

OMAHA, Neb. — A Nebraska man serving a life sentence for killing his 4-year-old son wants his conviction thrown out and is citing evidence-tampering charges against a crime scene investigator among his arguments.

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TD Ameritrade data theft settlement with 6M clients gets judge’s preliminary OK

TD Ameritrade data theft settlement gets court OK

OMAHA, Neb. — More than 6 million current and former customers of online brokerage TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. will be able to benefit from the settlement of a class-action lawsuit filed over the theft of client contact information.

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Former Nebraska quarterback Sam Keller files suit against NCAA, EA Sports

Ex-Nebraska QB files suit against NCAA, game maker

OMAHA, Neb. — Former Nebraska quarterback Sam Keller is suing EA Sports and the NCAA, saying the video-game maker wrongly uses the names and likenesses of college athletes in its products and that the NCAA sanctions the practice.

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AP NewsBreak: CSI commander faces another lawsuit in Nebraska murder case

CSI commander faces another suit in Neb. murders

OMAHA, Neb. — A Nebraska crime scene investigator faces another lawsuit by a man who was wrongfully charged in a 2006 double-murder case.

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AP NewsBreak: Sheriff’s office, CSI commander facing lawsuit in Neb. murder case

CSI commander facing lawsuit in Neb. murder case

OMAHA, Neb. — Less than a week after being indicted for allegedly tampering with evidence in a homicide investigation, a crime scene investigator is being sued in federal court by one of the men who was wrongfully charged in the double-murder case.

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