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Silver Spring-based TV One network sued for discrimination, harassment


A former vice president at Silver Spring-based television network TV One is suing the company for sexual harassment and discrimination, claiming she was fired after complaining that the network’s CEO and founder had created a hostile work environment. Nikki Webber ...

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Columbia attorneys face malpractice suit over bankruptcy case

Two Columbia attorneys who allegedly mishandled their clients’ mortgage loan modification case by telling them that filing for bankruptcy was their “only viable option” to obtain a long-term permanent mortgage on their newly constructed house are facing a legal malpractice ...

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Former Discovery Communications employee files discrimination suit

A former employee of Discovery Communications has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the Silver Spring-based media company, claiming she was held to higher standards than male colleagues and retaliated against when she complained. Kenyatta T. Allen, who worked for Discovery ...

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Former Prince George’s police officer sues for retaliation

A former Prince George’s County police officer claims his supervisor retaliated against him for reporting misconduct by instructing members of his squad to ignore the officer’s calls for backup, potentially endangering his life. The alleged retaliation against Officer Kevin Butterworth ...

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Shot 5 times, suspect sues Montgomery County for $10M

A Germantown man acquitted of disarming a police officer has filed a $10 million lawsuit against Montgomery County, claiming the officer used excessive force in shooting him five times during that altercation, including three times after he had blacked out.

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