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Glendale attorney disbarred following allegations of skimming genocide victims' settlement

Karen Kidd Sep. 22, 2017, 12:00pm

Glendale attorney Rita Mahdessian, part of a husband-and-wife legal team accused of skimming $1 million from settlements of unpaid life insurance policies of Armenian Genocide victims, has been disbarred by the California State Bar, according to a recent decision.

Wachovia Mortgage, others accused of fraud by property owner

Philip Gonzales Jun. 6, 2017, 2:13pm

FRESNO – A Fresno County property owner is accusing several financial institutions of fraud.

Appeals court sides with female driver in sexual harassment case

John Severance Apr. 26, 2017, 5:52pm

A female truck driver who accused CRST International of retaliation and a coworker of sexual harassment won an appeal last month after a ruling by the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals.

Apple to pay back $450 million after Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal in antitrust case

Emma Gallimore Mar. 15, 2016, 2:22pm

CUPERTINO – The U.S. Supreme Court recently refused to hear challenges to an antitrust case that will force Apple Inc. to pay $450 million after a lower court found that the company contributed to a scheme to fix prices for electronic books.