MDHR Sues McDonald's Franchisee For Workplace Sexual Assault And Harassment The Minnesota Department of Human Right filed to join a lawsuit Tuesday against a McDonald's franchisee for allegedly fostering a culture of sexual harassment that led to a manager sexually assaulting a minor employee.
Former Marshall Principal Files Suit Against District After Alleged Removal Over Pride FlagA former middle school principal in Marshall, Minn., is suing the local district alleging she was removed from her position after she included a rainbow pride flag as part of a flag display in the school cafeteria.
St. Paul Man Acquitted Of Shooting At MPD Officers During Unrest Files Civil LawsuitA St. Paul man who was acquitted of shooting at Minneapolis police officers during last summer’s unrest has filed a lawsuit against multiple officers and the city of Minneapolis.
Attorney General Ellison Reaches Settlement In Price-Gouging Lawsuit Against Sparboe FarmsUnder terms in the settlement between Sparboe and the state, Sparboe will donate 90,000 dozen eggs — more than 1,000,000 eggs in total — to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for the purpose of hunger and food insecurity throughout Minnesota.
Lawsuits Accuse Former Children's Theatre Actor, Teacher Of Sexual AssaultTwo former student actors at the Children's Theatre Company have filed suit against the theatre, co-founder John Clark Donahue and Minneapolis businessman Jason McLean. The lawsuit alleges McLean sexually assaulted a female student in 1983, when she was 15 years old.
5 Priests' Files Released In Alleged Sexual Abuse Case; New Lawsuit FiledMore information on members of the clergy accused of sexually abusing children was released on Monday.
Wilfs To Pay About $85 Million In DamagesMore than 20 years and 100 days of testimony have passed in a case that's pitted a brother and sister against some of the most powerful real estate moguls in New Jersey – the Wilf brothers In a hearing Monday, Judge Deanne Wilson decided how much money the Wilfs had to pay for defrauding former business partners in an apartment deal in the 1980s. Wilson said the plaintiffs - Ada Reichmann and her brother, Josef Halpern - deserve $36 million in punitive damages. Halpern’s attorney says his client client’s decades-long dispute with the Wilfs has taken a toll on his health.
Judge: Vikings Owner Wilf Must Release Net WorthA New Jersey judge says Minnesota Vikings principal owner Zygi Wilf and others must make their financial worth public as the court determines what damages they should pay in a civil lawsuit. The Star-Ledger reported that the judge Monday said the sealed document listing the Wilfs' "minimum net worth" must be released, but she will allow a delay so the Wilfs can pursue an appeal. A lawyer for the Wilfs said releasing the information would invade their privacy.
Inside The Courtroom: A $6 Million Wrongful Death LawsuitA Ramsey County Judge will soon decide if a $6 million civil judgement will stand against a man suspected in the death of his girlfriend some 31 years ago. WCCO-TV cameras were there as part of a pilot program.