Washington State Suing Monsanto Over PCB PollutionWashington on Thursday became the first U.S. state to sue the agrochemical giant over pervasive pollution from PCBs - toxic industrial chemicals that have accumulated in plants, fish and people around the globe for decades.
Lawsuit Filed Against Missouri Campaign Contribution LimitsVoters approved the measure in November, and it's set to take effect Thursday.
Missouri Peach Grower Sues Monsanto Over Herbicide UseFarm seeks millions of dollars in compensation for damage to the farm's peach trees over the past two years.
Mendoza Sworn in as Comptroller, Faces Paycheck Suit, RaunerSusana Mendoza was sworn in as Illinois' 10th comptroller Monday and immediately heard from the Republican governor about fighting a lawsuit from lawmakers demanding paychecks they haven't seen since May.
Illinois Lawmakers Sue to Get Paid Despite State Budget MessSix state representatives filed a lawsuit Friday demanding the Illinois comptroller cut them paychecks they haven't seen since May.
Lawsuits Challenge Abortion Restrictions in 3 StatesTaking the offensive after Election Day setbacks, Planned Parenthood and its allies filed lawsuits Wednesday in North Carolina, Missouri and Alaska challenging laws that they view as unconstitutional restrictions on abortion.
NLEC Short on Turkeys for Annual Thanksgiving DinnerThe center is fighting a city order to shut down, and nearby businesses have filed a lawsuit saying the homeless shelter has hurt their bottom line.
EPA to Test Home Near Landfill for Radioactive ContaminationLast week, Bridgeton residents Michael and Robbin Dailey filed suit against Republic Services and other companies, claiming sampling conducted at their home found high levels of radioactive material.
Lawsuit Against St. Louis-Based Nestle Purina DismissedThe class-action suit claimed Purina's Beneful dog food killed or sickened thousands of pets.
Missouri High Court Won't Hear Ferguson-Related LawsuitThe Missouri Supreme Court announced in an order obtained by media outlets Friday that it won't hear the matter.
Rev. Larry Rice Rallies Outside of New Life Evangelistic CenterRice is being sued as a nuisance property and the city has also issued a fresh order for him to close.
Lawsuit Claims Radioactive Dust Found in Kitchen Linked to West Lake LandfillA Bridgeton couple files a lawsuit today claiming tests show radiation found in their home and in their garden is linked to the West Lake landfill.