City Settles Lawsuit Over Water Rates, Will Return $12 Million To Water, Sewer Funds

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A lawsuit alleging that the City of Long Beach was illegally charging higher rates to its water department customers to fund general governmental operations was settled this week as the city and the plaintiff reached an agreement that will...

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Mother of Man Crushed by Metro Train While Fleeing Police Sues Unnamed Parties

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The mother of a 23-year-old man who was struck by a Metro Blue Line train at the Wardlow Station in Long Beach in August filed a lawsuit today against unnamed parties who she alleges were responsible for her son's...

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Family of Suicidal Military Veteran Fatally Shot by Police Files Lawsuit Against City

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The city of Long Beach is being sued by the family of a 39-year-old war veteran who was suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder when he was fatally shot by police last year.

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Judge Says City Not at Fault in 2013 Crash that Left a Motorcyclist Paralyzed

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A Long Beach Superior Court judge has ruled in favor of the city of Long Beach in a case alleging the city was partially responsible for a 2013 crash that caused serious injuries to a motorcyclist, city officials announced...

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Sons of Long Beach Man Killed While Riding Scooter File Suit Against Truck Driver

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The three sons of an elderly Long Beach man killed while riding his electric mobility scooter have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the man who hit him while driving a pickup truck, and the man’s employer.

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Man Run Over By Long Beach City Truck in 2014 Awarded $2.3 Million by Jury

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A man who was run over by a Long Beach city maintenance truck on the beach in 2014, causing him to suffer a broken pelvis and other injuries, was awarded $2.3 million late June, his attorneys announced.

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Diabetic Man, 67, Files Lawsuit Against Long Beach Police Who Confused Insulin Injection for Heroin

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A 67-year-old man is suing the City of Long Beach for allegedly being manhandled by multiple officers last year who allegedly thought he was injecting heroin when he was actually injecting insulin, according to a complaint filed last week.

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Westerly School of Long Beach and Camp Owner Named in Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

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A private Long Beach school and a former Seal Beach camp owner were named as defendants in a lawsuit filed Monday that alleges sexual abuse of a minor and seeks unspecified damages.

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“Old-School” Barber Shop in Long Beach Sued for Gender Discrimination

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A transgender male who was denied a haircut at a barber shop in Long Beach is suing the business, with representation by high-profile attorney Gloria Allred, along with Byron Lau. Allred is a civil rights attorney known for taking on...

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Mother of Pedestrian Killed in Hit-and-Run Last Year Sues City of Long Beach

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The mother of a pedestrian killed last year in a hit-and-run accident on Spring Street near El Dorado East Regional Park is suing the City of Long Beach, filing a wrongful death suit in Los Angeles Superior Court yesterday. 

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