Category: Civil Rights

Sexual Abuse

Texas Jury Awards $7.6 Million in Chipotle Sex Abuse Lawsuit

A jury has awarded $7.65 million to a teenage girl who says she was sexually harassed by her manager at a Chipotle restaurant in Houston, Texas.

Lawsuit Filed by Woman Forced to Have Episiotomy

June 17, 2015 -- A woman who was forced to have an episiotomy against her consent has filed an assault-and-battery lawsuit against her obstetrician and published a disturbing video of the entire delivery online. The Daily Beast reports that the...

$8.3 Million Settlement in Death of California Inmate

February 16, 2015 -- Alameda County has agreed to pay a record-breaking $8.3 million to the family of a 50 year-old man who died in the custody of the jail system in 2010. The Contra Costa Times reports that the...

Texas Civil Rights Lawyer

  Have Your Civil Rights Been Violated? Civil rights are the rights of individuals to receive equal treatment and be free from discrimination in many settings, including employment, education, housing, and more. Today, the term “civil rights” is used to...