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Palmdale teen shot by sheriff’s deputy wins $1.1-million judgment

Palmdale teen shot by sheriff’s deputy wins $1.1-million judgment

A jury has awarded $1.1 million to a Palmdale teenager who, while holding a toy gun, was shot in the back by a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy. Deputy Scott Sorrow used excessive force when he shot William Fetters in Palmdale on May 10, 2009, a jury found Wednesday. Fetters was 15 at the time […]

Fee Awarded Against Costco

Fee Awarded Against Costco

Potpourri: FEHA Fee Award Against Costco And Recent Article Confirms Steep Decrease in Jury Trial At Both State and Federal Levels Costco Hit With FEHA Fee Award of $471,240 Plus Costs. In our category “Civil Rights,” you will find cases discussing California’s Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA), a statutory scheme that has a mandatory […]

$7.8 Million to Settle Suit Over Fire

$7.8 Million to Settle Suit Over Fire

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$10.4 Million verdict against SGPD

$10.4 Million verdict against SGPD

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$1 Million Awarded in Alleged LAPD Sexual Favors Case

$1 Million Awarded in Alleged LAPD Sexual Favors Case

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