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Noisey News

Two More Women Accuse R Kelly of Sexual Misconduct

A press conference hosted by lawyer Gloria Allred brought allegations of abuse and sexual harassment against the singer when the accusers were teenagers.
Josh Terry
2.22.19
Ask A Lawyer

Ask a Lawyer: What's Going on With 21 Savage's Immigration Situation?

The rapper born She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph was detained Sunday by ICE, which claims the artist is from the U.K. and is in the U.S. on an expired Visa.
Jessica Meiselman
2.6.19
Noisey

6ix9ine Facing Life Sentence For Charges Including Gunpoint Robbery

The Brooklyn rapper, currently on probation, was arrested in NYC on racketeering and firearms charges.
Shaad D’Souza
11.20.18
Restaurants

Nando’s Accuses ‘Fernando’s Peri Peri Restaurant’ of Breaching Copyright

"I think they're threatened by me and my menu."
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.13.18
spongebob squarepants

Nickelodeon Forbids Man from Naming Restaurant 'Krusty Krab'

Viacom says that yOu cAn'T juSt Go aRouNd oPeNiNg 'SpoNgeBoB SquArepAnts' rEstAuraNts.
Mayukh Sen
2.8.18
pop up

Lego Has Disavowed a New Pop-Up Bar Made of Legos

What was once known as Legobar has since changed its name to ‘thebrickbars’.
Mayukh Sen
1.18.18
thump news

Fyre Festival Attendees File $100 Million Lawsuit Against Organizers

The action suit was filed in California yesterday by a celebrity lawyer.
Alexander Iadarola
5.2.17
Dancing VS the State

You Have Rights When You're at The Club—Know Them

Stand your ground when you’re out with these tips from nightlife attorney Cameron Bowman.
Anna Codrea-Rado
3.10.17
Restaurant Confessionals

What It's Like to Get Sued by a Waiter

I know it’s just fucking money, but he sued us for so much and we had so many expenses opening a second restaurant. We’re still paying him off in instalments.
Anonymous
9.20.16
yelp

Yelp Warns Users that You Can Get Sued for Writing Bad Reviews

Business owners in the US have been going to court to battle the customers who put a dent in their livelihood with one-star ratings and sassy reviews.
Nick Rose
7.29.16
sriracha

The Lawsuit Against the Makers of Sriracha Is Only Getting Worse

Clearly, the city of Irwindale is not as excited as the rest of the world about Sriracha being the biggest thing to happen to hot sauce since the chili pepper.
Nick Rose
7.20.16
News

Canada's Top Court Ruled That Oral Sex with Animals Is Legal

In a judgement released Thursday, the court ruled that only penetrative sex with animals is a crime, not oral sex.
Manisha Krishnan
6.11.16
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