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CashCall to pay $15 mln in settlement with Virginia attorney general ...
ReutersFebruary 1, 2017

Consumer lender CashCall has agreed to pay $15.3 million to settle claims by Virginia's attorney general that it engaged in a "rent-a-tribe" scheme, linking up ...more »

Judge refuses to unseal Russell Budd deposition, testimony linked to Baron & Budd asbestos memo
Southeast Texas RecordFebruary 1, 2017

While the Baron & Budd case has been cleared off the court's docket for more than a decade, Biederman believes Budd's deposition, which is presumably centered on the “Terrell memo,” has relevancy to current asbestos litigation and would eventually play ...more »

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Seven policemen convicted of assaulting Occupy activist Ken Tsang
South China Morning PostFebruary 15, 2017

The District Court previously heard Tsang, 41, testify that he was arrested and zip-tied after pouring liquid onto officers during a clearance operation in Admiralty on October 15. But instead of being put in a police van, he was frogmarched by a group ...more »

Bombshell Report Suggests Trump's National Security Adviser Is Dishonest and a Threat to US Policy
Mother JonesFebruary 10, 2017

The Trump-Russia scandal has so far resided in the territory between smoke and fire. Donald Trump associates have reportedly been investigated for interactions with Russia, but the FBI has not released information on these contacts. Trump has pushed an ...more »

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Amazon Plans to Invest $1.49 Billion in Air Cargo Hub
And Now U KnowFebruary 2, 2017

The Wall Street Journal reported that the hub will help Amazon increase its own responsibilities for shipping, as its current global capacities are straining its shipping partners. This news comes on the heels of a recent foray into sea freight ...more »

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