Moser's former law firm, Jewell Moser Fletcher & Holleman, was also a named defendant in the civil suit
, although none of its other attorneys were implicated.
United States, (1) the Supreme Court of the United States opened the door to more civil suits
against law enforcement officers when it held that the warning and waiver provisions of Miranda v.
It is the first time for a Japanese court to acknowledge illegal conduct by local governments in civil suits
over bid-rigging cases in water and sewage construction projects.
Searching an employee's car or home without consent may leave the client and the CPA open to a civil suit
for invasion of privacy or trespass.
In October 1988, attorneys filed a civil suit
on behalf of Nussbaum alleging assault, battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress, and other torts.
Wilson testified in a 1989 civil suit
that Burge and other officers burned him over a radiator and electroshocked him by attaching wires from a black box to both of his ears and cranking a handle on top of the box.
Because of a judge's gag order, neither King's lawyers nor members of the council would comment on the civil suit
James Kreindler, the attorney who filed the suit on behalf of the Holtzberg' family, also handled a successful civil suit
against the government of Libya and its intelligence agencies after the 1988 terror attack that brought down Pan Am Flight 103 over the town of Lockerbie, Scotland, killing 270 people.
Insisting that he had only broken into the house to find a place to sleep, he filed a civil suit
against Steponaitis in 1999, claiming that he was the actual victim in the incident, so deserved compensation for his injuries.
Lister won a $5 million civil suit
against Hill in 2002.
A civil suit
sought to hold Oliver Stone and Time-Warner responsible for a store clerk's shooting by way of the movie Natural Born Killers.
13 Kyodo Former Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim filed a civil suit
Friday against Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and the federal government, challenging his dismissal from the cabinet.