Late Night: Baseball Fan Gets Nuts Busted Snoozing, Sues for $10 Million

By: Tuesday July 15, 2014 8:00 pm

Harps help Morpheus embrace us in his wings….zzzzz. But for Andrew Robert Rector, sleep came before the 7th inning stretch of the April 13th Yankee-Red Sox game. And now he’s suing.

Not because the game was boring, but for defamation.

 

The Bishops’ Lawsuit: A Colossal and Purposeful Drain on Public Funds

By: Tuesday April 30, 2013 2:00 pm

This week, the government filed an emergency motion in the New York Archdiocese’s lawsuit against the contraceptive coverage mandate, requesting that the court halt proceedings and dismiss the case. The emergency is that the government is hemorrhaging money defending a regulation it will never enforce against the Archdiocese.

FDL Movie Night: Addiction Incorporated

By: Monday December 12, 2011 5:00 pm

Addiction Incorporated, directed by Charles Evans, Jr., methodically and dramatically lays the groundwork for the smoking gun–a research paper by scientists Victor DeNoble and Paul Mele which explains the addictive nature of nicotine, a paper whose research was funded by Philip Morris, a paper which the company ordered withdrawn from publication in a prestigious journal after it was made clear by the company’s attorneys that the data contained therein could provide litigants with evidence in pending lawsuits.

The infinite loop of ‘parody’

By: Thursday June 30, 2011 1:30 am

World Net Daily sues its direct, and natural, competitor Esquire Magazine.

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