Blog Posts in January, 2012

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  • Unlicensed Dentist Used Paper Clips in Root Canal Procedures
    Unlicensed Dentist Used Paper Clips in Root Canal Procedures

    A former dentist in Massachusetts admitted to using paper clips instead of steel posts while performing root canal procedures, when he pleaded guilty to several charges against him this week. Michael ...

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  • Florida Man Sues County Over Animal Cruelty Charges
    Florida Man Sues County Over Animal Cruelty Charges

    A Florida man who was cleared of cat-mutilation charges last year has filed suit against Miami-Dade county claiming he was falsely accused. In April 2009, police charged 18-year-old Tyler Weinman with ...

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  • Florida Court Overturns Jury Vedict in 'Ageism' Case
    Florida Court Overturns Jury Vedict in 'Ageism' Case

    A Florida appeals court reversed a jury verdict awarding $1 million to a TV health reporter who alleged she was fired because she was too old. The ruling on Wednesday reversed a 2010 jury's decision ...

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  • Forced Sterilization Victims May Receive $50K Each
    Forced Sterilization Victims May Receive $50K Each

    Victims of a forced sterilization program in North Carolina may receive $50,000 each in compensation, according to a governor's task force announcement on Tuesday. The program, which was administered ...

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  • Pregnant Woman Sues Archdiocese Over Firing
    Pregnant Woman Sues Archdiocese Over Firing

    An unmarried teacher has filed suit against the Catholic Archdiocese of Cincinnati, claiming she was fired because she became pregnant through artificial insemination. According to church officials, ...

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  • Family of Student Killed in Hazing Ritual Sues School
    Family of Student Killed in Hazing Ritual Sues School

    The family of a Florida A&M student who was killed after an alleged hazing incident intends to sue the university, according to a statement by the family's attorney on Monday. An attorney for Pamela ...

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