The Hollywood Sex Ring Lawsuits Might Be Slowly Unraveling

On Wednesday, Michael Egan dropped his lawsuit against TV executive Garth Ancier, one of several men named in the Bryan Singer Hollywood teen sex abuse lawsuit. And on Thursday, BuzzFeed released a story alleging that one of the men who helped bring Egan into a dark world of men who have sex with underage boys (and… » 6/26/14 2:45pm 6/26/14 2:45pm

Daily Mail Settles J.K. Rowling Suit, Apologizes for Lying

The Daily Mail is a publication that regularly produces stories. Some of these stories are fact, some of them are based in fact and some of them are not even close to fact. But when they've published stories in that last category, they have to apologize and they usually do so in a big way. Enter: J.K. Rowling's… » 5/08/14 12:20pm 5/08/14 12:20pm

Woman Runs Kids Over With SUV, Sues Victims for $1.35 Millon in Damages

Sharlene Simon, An Ontario woman who struck three teenagers with her SUV while speeding, killing one, is suing the dead teen, his parents, his deceased brother, the families of the other teenagers and the county for $1.35 million, citing that she has suffered from depression, anxiety, irritability and post-traumatic… » 4/26/14 2:40pm 4/26/14 2:40pm

Man Sues Ex Over Her Obsession With Snoopy Plush Toy

No relationship is perfect. All of us have our quirks (for instance, I can't eat a burrito unless I have found the perfect show to watch on TV) and, for the most part, our partners have to learn to accept our special ways of doing things in the same way we have to accept theirs (my partner eats pizza with a fork like… » 4/13/14 3:00pm 4/13/14 3:00pm

German Porn Viewers Outed Because Judges Don’t Understand ‘Streaming’

A lot of German porn enthusiasts have had their porn browsing history laid bare to the public, thanks to a German court's mistake. About 20,000 people in Germany who watched porn on the US-based site Redtube had their names and addresses released by a court, and, if that wasn't quite humiliating enough, are now being… » 12/15/13 3:00pm 12/15/13 3:00pm

The Awful Details of the Worst Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Ever

In 2011, Lisa Sprada became the female equipment manager for the sewer maintenance department of Cheektowaga, New York, a town just outside of Buffalo. Over the next few years, Sprada would be promoted — but she'd also get to spend her time being fielded with offers to have sex for money, watching her colleague… » 11/13/13 5:40pm 11/13/13 5:40pm

Woman Sues Ashley Madison for Injuries Sustained Typing Fake Profiles

You probably didn't require this extra-special news bulletin to know that liaison-facilitator Ashley Madison revels in being a pit of sleaze and self-loathing, but here it is anyway: a Brazilian immigrant living in Toronto is suing the company, claiming that she permanently damaged her wrists typing up hundreds of… » 11/10/13 3:30pm 11/10/13 3:30pm

M.I.A. is at War with the NFL for That Super Bowl Middle Finger Moment

In February of 2012, a musical artist who once made the mistake of ending a relationship with Diplo and preventing the world from receiving the bounty that would be the world's most rhythmic children did something inappropriate during a small sports show hosted by the National Football League. The National Football… » 9/19/13 4:50pm 9/19/13 4:50pm

Weatherman Says Station Didn't Interview Him Because He's Old and Male

A veteran, weather-beaten meteorologist in Los Angeles recently filed a discrimination lawsuit against KABC-TV, alleging he wasn’t even considered for the position of green-screen gesticulator because the station had already made up its mind to hire an attractive young woman with very little experience. Armed with… » 8/17/13 2:30pm 8/17/13 2:30pm

Jessica Simpson, OK! Being Sued for Using Photo of Random Mall Baby

A couple from the New Orleans metro area who brought their infant son along on a weekend shopping mall pilgrimage have filed a lawsuit against Jessica Simpson, OK! magazine, and a local photography business, claiming that a photo taken of their son was published in OK! as if to suggest that he was actually Simpson's… » 6/09/13 11:30am 6/09/13 11:30am

The 'Former Assistant' Suing Lady Gaga Is Actually Lady Gaga's Former…

Fame and money bring their own unique set of problems, one of which is that, if you become rich and famous, the people you were bffs with when you were 19 might turn on you like a jackal and sue you for upwards of $300,000. It's a tough world even for the stars, and this morning, Lady Gaga tweeted about just how tough… » 2/02/13 11:30am 2/02/13 11:30am

Catholic Church Will Be Looking Into That "Fetuses Aren't People"…

Well, this makes sense. The husband of 31-year-old Lori Stodghill and her unborn twins, who died in the lobby of St. Thomas More Hospital in Canon City, Colorado, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the hospital and its conglomerate, Catholic Health Initiatives, for all three victims. Here's a writeup, and now… » 1/26/13 3:30pm 1/26/13 3:30pm