19, Dec 2014 - San Diego, CA San Diego jury awards woman $186 million in bias case against AutoZone
By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - A federal jury in California awarded nearly $186 million to a San Diego area woman who sued AutoZone Inc. saying she was demoted and fired after being told pregnant women can't do the job of managing a store, court records showed. The award on Monday by a six-person jury, which follows a two-week trial, includes $872,720 in compensatory damages and another ...
18, Dec 2014 - San Diego, CA Kamala Harris Appeals Gun Permit Law Ruling
Kamala Harris, attorney general for California, this week filed a federal appeal over a ruling that declared a San Diego gun law unconstitutional. Harris is asking the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to review a three-judge …
17, Dec 2014 - San Diego, CA Aguirre thwarted SDG&E plot to nail ratepayers, gets punished
Today (December 16), the Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, denied an appeal by law firm Aguirre & Severson to get intervenor fees from the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for the firm's work in thwarting San Diego Gas & Electric's scheme to collect $463 million from ratepayers as a result of the 2007 fires.
12, Oct 2014 - You Want to Go Out With Your Colt. Will America Let You?
The sheriff in San Diego rejected Peruta's application for a permit to take his Colt 1911 .45 caliber pistol while traveling with cash and expensive equipment in high-crime California neighborhoods. He sued, and a three-judge panel of a federal appeals court ruled in February that any responsible, law-abiding citizen is entitled under the U.S. Constitution's Second Amendment to possess a ...
11, Oct 2014 - Son of accused cartel leader pleads guilty to drug charges in California
By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - The 24-year-old son of an accused leader of Mexico's Sinaloa Cartel, one of the world's largest drug trafficking organizations, pleaded guilty on Friday in federal court in San Diego to conspiracy to distribute cocaine and marijuana. Serafin Zambada Ortiz, whose father Ismael "El Mayo" Zambada Garcia was among a group of accused cartel bosses indicted by the ...
10, Oct 2014 - San Diego, CA Neil Dymott Attorney Named 2015 Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year" in San Diego
Robert W. Frank of Neil Dymott selected as 2015 "Lawyer of the Year" for Medical Malpractice Law. (PRWeb October 09, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Top-Law-Firm-California/Neil-Dymott/prweb12238060.htm
09, Oct 2014 - California school gender equity ruling upheld
A federal appeals court says a San Diego County school district gave unequal treatment to female athletes.