$230M settlement reached over 2015 California oil spill

0M settlement reached over 2015 California oil spill

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The owner of an oil pipeline that spewed thousands of barrels of crude oil onto Southern California beaches in 2015 has agreed to pay $230 million to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by fishermen and property owners, court documents show. What You Need To Know On May 19, 2015, oil gushed … Read more

Officers broke woman’s elbow in arrest at precinct: suit

Officers broke woman’s elbow in arrest at precinct: suit

A group of NYPD officers violently arrested a woman after she came to their Brooklyn precinct to pick up a police report, a lawsuit charges — and footage provided by her attorney shows the alleged incident unfolded. Patricia Rodney went to the 62nd Precinct in Bath Beach on Nov. 30, 2020 after her insurance company … Read more

Journalists sue LAPD for arrests during Echo Park evictions

Journalists sue LAPD for arrests during Echo Park evictions

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Two journalists from the website Knock LA sued the Los Angeles Police Department Monday for alleged civil rights violations stemming from their arrests while covering the removal of a homeless encampment at Echo Park Lake last year. What You Need To Know Jon Peltz and Kate Gallagher contend that their March … Read more