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Jury rejects sexual assault lawsuit against Derrick Rose

LOS ANGELES — A federal court jury Oct. 19 rejected a woman’s $21.5 million lawsuit alleging New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose and two of his friends broke into her apartment and raped her while she was incapacitated three years ago. Rose’s attorney called the lawsuit a blatant attempt to extract money from the NBA Read More…

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Judge rejects Inglewood’s copyright lawsuit

INGLEWOOD — A judge has rejected the city of Inglewood’s attempt to assert federal copyright protection over council meetings partially posted on YouTube by a longtime local gadfly. U.S. District Judge Michael Fitzgerald ruled Aug. 20 that six online videos created and narrated by Joseph Teixeira did not violate copyright protection since California law bars Read More…