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Government Workers Are Still Waiting on Payouts from the 2013 Shutdown

As federal employees sue for damages from the longest government shutdown in history, the victims of the last shutdown are still waiting to get paid.
VICE Staff

The Strange, Sad Story of How a Bad 'Cuck' Joke Turned Lives Upside-Down

How a personal beef with the proto-blogger Maddox led to an album of 'cuck'-themed Christmas carols and a sprawling legal battle.
Justin Caffier

Ottawa Senators Fans Can't Have Nice Things Because Eugene Melnyk Sucks

The Senators owner sued a business partner for a reported $700 million over a failed venture to get the team a new arena in downtown Ottawa.
Kyle Cantlon

NHL Reaches Settlement in Concussion Lawsuit Without Admitting Liability

The tentative agreement was announced on the same day of controversial commissioner Gary Bettman's Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
Kyle Cantlon

Free Speech Hero Jordan Peterson Launches Another Defamation Lawsuit

In new court documents, Peterson indicates that he hopes the result of suing people for insulting him will be more free speech on campus.
Mack Lamoureux
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Juul Allegedly Knew Teens Were Using Its Products Since 2015

The allegation has been the basis of lawsuits, probes, and crackdowns—now a former company employee says it's true.
Allie Conti
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This Mom Is Suing Juul Because Her Teen Is 'Unable to Stop' Vaping

The 15-year-old allegedly became "anxious, highly irritable, and prone to angry outbursts" after the e-cigs got him "heavily addicted to nicotine."
Drew Schwartz

This Son of Immigrants Has Sued Trump 35 Times and Counting

California's top lawyer has been locked in legal combat against the administration. But is he too focused on Trump?
Cole Kazdin

Chill Saints Fan Sues for Season Ticket Refund Over Player Protests

This New Orleans Saints fan is definitely getting ripped off by his lawyer.
Sean Newell
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Gloria Allred's New Client Says Weinstein Tried to Masturbate in Front of Her

Allred is representing Louisette Geiss, a former actress and screenwriter, who alleges Weinstein harassed her in his hotel room in 2008.
Drew Schwartz
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Fyre Festival Organizers Facing Two New Lawsuits

That brings the total number of lawsuits against festival organizers up to five.
Britt Julious

How Trump Could Make It Easier for Corporations to Screw You Over

Do you know what the Seventh Amendment is?
Aaron Kase