All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘sued’

Glenn Beck Faces Defamation Lawsuit by Boston Marathon Victim

Political commentator Glenn Beck is being sued for defaming a Saudi Arabian man injured during the Boston Marathon bombings last April 2013. The bombing, which took the lives of three people and injured more than 200 event-goers, was said to be the doing of two brothers from Russia. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was detained, charged with 30 federal charges, and currently awaits …

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Eli Manning Sued over Bogus Memorabilia

It’s a tough week for Eli Manning. Not only does he have to watch America swoon over his older brother as Peyton takes his Denver Broncos to the Super Bowl, now he’s being sued for allegedly passing off bogus memorabilia. A lawsuit filed in New Jersey on Wednesday claims that several New York Giants players have routinely passed off new …

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Feds Charge Walmart: They Broke Labor Laws

The nation’s largest retailer is no stranger to criticism, it has in the past, been associated with child slave labor issues in countries such as Bangladesh. Wal-Mart is infamous for its unfair labor laws and employment practices. Last year alone, the company reported a net income of over $11 billion dollars. An amount of money that should be ample to …

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Supreme Court to Hear Appeal of Graduate Student Sued for Reselling Textbooks

The Supreme Court decided today that they will hear the case of graduate student Supap Kirtsaeng, who was sued by a publishing company for reselling textbooks he bought in Thailand. The final verdict in this case may have important implications in online sales of copyrighted material. Kirtsaeng was a math graduate trying to make ends meet as he completed school …

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