A federal judge has certified a class action lawsuit claiming patients were overcharged for copies of their medical records in violation of New York state law. The defendants are the University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital and Highland Hospital — ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump keeps calling the Russia investigation “fake news.” But with each passing week, the independent investigation into Trump’s campaign ties to Russia is getting more real, not less. Here’s how: It’s expanding, both in size and ...Read More »
A federal judge has dismissed several portions of a lawsuit filed by a Rochester teen who accused Rochester police officers of assaulting him in 2016. Rickey L. Bryant Jr. filed the lawsuit in November against the city of Rochester, Police ...Read More »
NEW YORK — Martin Shkreli, the eccentric former pharmaceutical CEO notorious for a price-gouging scandal and for his snide “Pharma Bro” persona on social media, was convicted Friday on federal charges he deceived investors in a pair of failed hedge ...Read More »
Breathless tweets and breaking-news banners notwithstanding, reports that special counsel Robert Mueller III has empaneled a grand jury in the ongoing investigation of the Trump campaign and potential Russian collusion are entirely unsurprising. This development isn’t a nothing-burger, but it ...Read More »
A California company is suing Xerox Corp. for alleged patent infringement. Commercial Copy Innovations Inc. (CCI) filed the federal complaint in early July in U.S. District Court in Santa Ana, Calif. CCI, based in Costa Mesa, Calif., claims Xerox is ...Read More »
An Erie County man and the Vietnam Veterans of America are suing the Department of Defense and a group of federal government officials over a website that the plaintiffs claim is making military veterans vulnerable to internet scammers. The suit ...
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An Erie County Court judge has upheld a lower court ruling suppressing evidence in a drug case even though police had obtained a search warrant. Defendant Zachary N. Williford was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, second-degree ...
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