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New Birth Laptops Seized by Secret Service

ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)-Bishop Eddie Long is in the midst of more legal trouble. On Wednesday, ten members of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia sued the pastor, the church, three investment companies and others […]


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Attorney Drops Long Accusers For Talking

ATLANTA (WAOK/FOX 5)-Lawyers for three of the five men who sued Bishop Eddie Long for sexual misconduct have decided to drop their clients. According to FOX 5 News, the attorneys main concern is a potential conflict of interest. Bishop […]



Do I Have a Case?

Dear Todd: I was recently in a car accident. How can I tell if I have a case against the other driver? Answer: Each case is different. The determination of whether you have a Georgia […]


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Another Atlanta Eagle Club Lawsuit Expected

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC)-After settling a first lawsuit by paying plaintiffs $1.2 million, a second lawsuit focused on police actions during a 2009 raid of a Midtown gay bar is expected to be filed by other men who also want […]



Lawsuits Filed Against W Hotel After Model Dies In Fall From Window

ATLANTA (WAOK)- Family members of LaShawna Threatt have filed two separate lawsuits against the W Atlanta Midtown Hotel after the model fell from a 10th story window to her death on May 28th. Maurice Threatt the father […]


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Settlement Near in New Birth Lawsuits

Atlanta (WAOK) Sources close to both sides in the lawsuits filed against Bishop Eddie Long and New Birth Missionary Baptist Church indicate a settlement may be near. Mediation talks between attorneys for Long and the […]


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A Fight For James Brown’s Money

ATLANTA (AP) A former producer for the late James Brown is taking Brown’s children to federal court.  Jacque Hollander is attempting to block a settlement that would include Brown’s children in the disbursement of his estimated 100-million […]



Parents Sue Over Possible “Death by Taser”

The parents of a man who died after being tased six times by DeKalb County police are suing the county and the eight officers who the parents say misused the weapon. 29-year-old Audrecas Davis was […]


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Shirley Sherrod Sues Blogger Andrew Breitbart

Shirley Sherrod has sued the blogger who posted an edited video that made Sherrod seem racist. The incident caused  Sherrod to lose her job as an US Agriculture Department Official. The lawsuit indicates that the blog damaged […]


Is Wal-Mart Gonna Pay for the Ladies?

The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether the largest sex-discrimation case in history can proceed against Wal-Mart stores.