• Eric Deters arrested for failure to appear in court

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Tuesday, August 12, 2014

    COVINGTON, Ky. -- A well-known local attorney who stopped practicing law in Kentucky after his license was suspended by the Kentucky Supreme Court in 2013 is making headlines again.

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  • Indiana’s first female chief justice is named

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Tuesday, August 12, 2014

    NDIANAPOLIS — Loretta Rush, a longtime juvenile court judge who joined the Indiana Supreme Court in 2012, was unanimously chosen as the state’s first female chief justice Wednesday, setting the stage for what could be a long run at the court’s helm.

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  • Doctor on trial for unnecessary surgeries

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Tuesday, August 12, 2014

    BUTLER COUNTY, Ohio (WKRC) -- A local doctor accused of doing surgery patients did not need was put on trial in one of many lawsuits he could be facing. 


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  • Asbestos pushed in Asia as product for the poor

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Tuesday, August 12, 2014

    VAISHALI, India (AP) — The executives mingled over tea and sugar cookies, and the chatter was upbeat. Their industry, they said at a conference in the Indian capital, saves lives and brings roofs, walls and pipes to some of the world’s poorest people.

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  • Couple plunges to death while taking photo at cliff edge

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Tuesday, August 12, 2014

    A couple taking a photo on the edge of a cliff died when they fell hundreds of feet while their young children watched, according to news reports.

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  • Lipitor Causes Diabetes in Women: Pfizer Faces Lawsuits

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Tuesday, August 12, 2014

    Pharmaceutical company, Pfizer, will face hundreds of lawsuits filed by women who claimed that the drug, Lipitor, has caused them to develop type 2 diabetes and suffer from other side effects. 

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  • Lawyers Say Employees Need Marijuana Smoke Breaks

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Friday, August 8, 2014

    Canadian attorneys believe that as the country’s medical marijuana program prepares for an upgrade, it may be time for employers to seriously consider accommodating the working class cannabis user by providing them with benefits like regular marijuana smoke breaks

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  • Lawsuits Accuse ExamSoft of Causing Law School Graduates Distress

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Friday, August 8, 2014

    ExamSoft Worldwide Inc. was hit with a barrage of complaints from would-be lawyers who took the bar exam last week after the test-taking software company suffered a server lag that prevented tens of thousands of students from uploading their answers for several anxious hours after they were due.

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  • Greg Oden arrested in Indianapolis

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Thursday, August 7, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Police arrested former NBA No. 1 draft pick Greg Oden on battery charges early Thursday, alleging that he punched his ex-girlfriend in the face during a fight at his mother's suburban Indianapolis home.

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  • If Monkeys Can Own Selfies, What Other Rights Should They Have?

    Posted by: T.A. Breedlove    |    Thursday, August 7, 2014

    See that arresting picture of an endangered crested black macaque? It’s a selfie, taken by the monkey. There is a story going around about it: At issue is whether the human primate, David Slater, who owned the camera the monkey used, has a legal claim on the image. He wants Wikimedia to take the photograph down on the grounds that it is “his,” but Wikimedia has countered that because the non-human primate took the photo and not Slater, it is in the public domain. 

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