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10 States Sue The Obama Administration Over Transgender Bathroom Rules

Overall, 21 states have now taken legal action opposing transgender students’ rights to use the bathroom of the gender they identify with.

Lauren Holter | July 8, 2016 - 1:41 pm

This Woman Is Suing SoulCycle For Falling Off Her Bike After Being “Shamed” By The Instructor

The woman says that she tried to stop spinning because her leg hurt and the instructor “barked” and shamed her into pushing herself to hard. Sounds like a standard SoulCycle…

Karen Fratti | June 8, 2016 - 4:20 pm

Betty White Is Being Sued By Her Caretaker For Unpaid Wages And No Overtime

Just when you thought that Betty White was an unimpeachable gem, here’s some news that’ll change that right quick!

White’s live-in caretaker, Anita Maynard, filed a lawsuit last…

Megan Reynolds | March 24, 2016 - 4:45 pm

Hulk Hogan Cries Tears Of Joy After Winning $115 Million In Sex Tape Suit Against Gawker

Human bleached out walrus/wrestler Hulk Hogan has won his lawsuit against Gawker media after a jury found the site guilty of unlawfully posting a two-minute video that showed Hogan and…

Katrin Higher | March 19, 2016 - 9:30 am

These Awesome Women Are Suing To Block New York’s ‘Tampon Tax’

Five women filed a lawsuit Thursday against New York’s tax department and its commissioner, Jerry Boone, in hopes of stopping the 4% “luxury tax” on feminine hygiene products. Margo Seibert, Jennifer…

Lauren Vinopal | March 4, 2016 - 3:45 pm

Bill Cosby Ordered To Give Second Deposition In Sexual Assault Case, But The Battle Is Not Over

Bill Cosby was ordered by a judge on Tuesday to give a second deposition in a Los Angeles lawsuit. The claimant, Judy Huth,  was only 15 at the time of…

Lauren Vinopal | February 3, 2016 - 12:45 pm

New Jersey Judge Orders Closure Of “Gay Conversion” Center

A Jewish nonprofit center in Newark, NJ was recently sued for offering to turn gays to heterosexuals. As of Friday evening, however, on top of the suit, the center has…

Katrin Higher | December 19, 2015 - 4:00 pm

50 Cent To Pay An Extra $2 Million In Sex Tape Lawsuit

The rap star 50 Cent, nee Curtis Jackson III, has been ordered to pay an extra $2 million in punitive damages to Lastonia Leviston, the woman who was featured in…

Katrin Higher | July 25, 2015 - 10:00 am

Jennifer Lopez Sued For Shaking Her Butt In Morocco

Suing J.Lo for showing and/or shaking her bum is like suing the air for being oxygen. You just don’t do it because it is a natural course of beauty and…

Katrin Higher | June 7, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Twitter Is Facing Gender Discrimination Class Action Lawsuit On Its 9th Birthday

Happy Birthday Twitter, your senior management staff is a sexist boys club! Like most tech firms in Silicon Valley, Twitter is no exception in partaking in the frat-like “no women…

Katrin Higher | March 22, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Red Bull Pays $13 Million In Class Action Lawsuit For Not Actually “Giving You Wings”

I want to meet the guy who guzzled a Red Bull, checked his watch after a few minutes and was like “Where the hell are my wings? This company is…

Katie Oldenburg | October 9, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Katherine Heigl Sues Duane Reade & 8 Other Ridiculous Celeb-Related Lawsuits

Katherine Heigl once had an extremely promising career, starring on “Grey’s Anatomy” and in a number of (shitty) rom-coms, but she hasn’t been able to get a job recently thanks…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 13, 2014 - 10:00 am

Woman Sues Ashley Madison — But Not For The Reason You’d Expect

Of all the reasons to sue Ashley Madison, Doriana Silva certainly has an original one. The Brazilian immigrant living in Toronto is suing the dating service for married people for $20…

Ami Angelowicz | November 11, 2013 - 12:20 pm

RIP Society: Yelp Reviewers Sue Because They Are “Unpaid Writers”

Plenty of people write Internet comments, especially if they found a dead fly in their guacamole. But some Yelp reviewers want payment for their “writing,” which they claim is integral…

Claire Hannum | October 31, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Kanye West Is Being Sued Over That Scuffle With A Photographer

People are always trying to make money in this world, so it’s not a surprise in any way, shape or form that the photographer who got into a scuffle with…

Evil Beet Gossip | August 25, 2013 - 9:30 am

Spa Worker Suing For Being Forced To Get A Brazilian Bikini Wax

On her first day of training at the European Wax Center in Wexford, PA, certified aesthetician Jennifer Finley claims she was required to perform a Brazilian bikini wax on a…

Ami Angelowicz | July 2, 2013 - 1:30 pm

Court Rules In Favor Of Anti-Gay Teen Kicked Out Of Class By Teacher

In 2010, high school teacher Johnson McDowell wore a purple shirt to school in solidarity with bullied LGBT youth, and screened a video about someone that had committed suicide after…

Mary Odell | June 23, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Today In WTF: Megan Elizabeth Thode Is Suing Lehigh University For Giving Her A C+

Megan Elizabeth Thode (pictured) is suing Lehigh University for getting a C+ in one of her graduate classes — a C+ that she claims has prevented her from getting a…

Julie Gerstein | February 13, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Online Dater Sues Match.com Because Her Date Tried To Kill Her

I think Mary Kay Beckman wins the award for the worst online date of all time. We complain about our online dates with weirdos and shitbirds (there have been a…

Ami Angelowicz | January 25, 2013 - 12:20 pm
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