A West Virginia lawyer that was convicted of beating a former client with a baseball bat is suing the commission that oversees his house arrest. The attorney, who was sentenced to 1-5 years of home confinement for malicious wounding, says the ankle bracelet that monitors his whereabouts caused his leg to get an infection.
Lawsuits in the News
The producers of a new reality show have been sued by one of the show’s participants who claims she was subjected to “demeaning and humiliating” situations. As part of the settlement, producers will cut the plaintiff from the season premiere but will not pay any of the $100,000 in damages she was seeking.