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USA Gymnastics, reeling from abuse claims, files for bankruptcy

USA Gymnastics, reeling from abuse claims, files for bankruptcyThe organization’s chairwoman, Kathryn Carson, cited the lawsuits in the decision to seek protection from creditors in federal bankruptcy court in Indianapolis. “Our organization is a financially solid going concern but for the hundred lawsuits that we do have out there,” Carson said on a conference call with reporters. Nassar was sentenced to up to 300 years in prison in two different trials in Michigan last February after more than 350 women testified about abuse at his hands, including Olympic champions Aly Raisman and Jordyn Wieber.



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Liberal Dark-Money Group Files Suit to Validate Late Mail-In Ballots in Florida

Liberal Dark-Money Group Files Suit to Validate Late Mail-In Ballots in FloridaVoteVets, an influential liberal super PAC reliant on obscure funding sources, filed suit Monday in an effort to validate mail-in ballots received after Election Day as part of Democrats’ ongoing effort to win the Florida gubernatorial and Senate victories in recounts. VoteVets joined the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC) in asking the courts to intercede on behalf of voters who mailed their ballots on time but were effectively disenfranchised when the post office failed to deliver them by the Election Day deadline.



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Rick Scott files lawsuit against 2 Florida counties for slow vote count

Rick Scott files lawsuit against 2 Florida counties for slow vote countGovernor Scott, Senator Nelson brace for a possible recount



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Sears, the once-mighty US retailer, files for bankruptcy

Sears, the once-mighty US retailer, files for bankruptcySears, an anchor of retail life for generations of Americans, filed for bankruptcy on Monday and said it was closing almost 150 stores, the latest marquee victim of the online era. Sears Holdings Corporation, also the parent company for Kmart, which merged with Sears in 2005, said in a statement it had filed for bankruptcy protection in Manhattan. Shares in the Sears plunged almost 24 percent on Wall Street.



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Budget airline files for bankruptcy, hundreds of passengers stranded

Budget airline files for bankruptcy, hundreds of passengers strandedPrimera Air announced Sunday night that it would cease all operations starting Oct. 2 and file for bankruptcy.



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Esports shooting survivor tells story, files lawsuit

Esports shooting survivor tells story, files lawsuitJacob Mitich had made it to Round Two of the Madden NFL 19 tournament in Jacksonville when the shots rang out.



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Family Of Elizabeth Tollison, Accidentally Killed By LAPD, Files Claim

Family Of Elizabeth Tollison, Accidentally Killed By LAPD, Files ClaimThe family of 49-year-old Elizabeth Tollison, whom California police officers



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Family of hostage killed by Los Angeles police files claim

Family of hostage killed by Los Angeles police files claimLOS ANGELES (AP) — The family of a woman fatally shot by Los Angeles officers while firing at a man who held a knife to her throat filed a claim against the police department and the city, lawyers announced Wednesday.



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Family Of Duck Boat Drowning Victims Files $100 Million Lawsuit

Family Of Duck Boat Drowning Victims Files $  100 Million LawsuitRelatives of two drowning victims are seeking $ 100 million in damages after 17



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Daughter files a wrongful death suit against stepdad in mom's death: Part 2

Daughter files a wrongful death suit against stepdad in mom's death: Part 2Kim Pack, April Kauffman's daughter, wanted to prevent Jim Kauffman from claiming her mother's life insurance policy.



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