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RTA, Lakewood woman settle wrongful arrest, excessive force lawsuit—Cleveland.com

The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) has paid a $45,000 settlement to a Lakewood woman who accused an RTA police officer of using excessive force in a wrongful 2015 arrest.

RTA pays $45,000 to Lakewood woman assaulted by RTA police officer

Complaint alleged officer arrested and assaulted Plaintiff without probable cause; RTA suspended officer ...

Sports Owners Dip Into the Public’s Purse, Despite Their Billions in the Bank—The New York Times

The day after the end of the NBA finals, I walked into the ...

Jury awards plaintiffs $392,750 in sexual abuse cover-up case involving Chagrin Falls Nanny School—Cleveland Scene

A jury in the case against the English Nanny and Governess school found ...

Cuyahoga County jury awards plaintiffs $392,750, plus attorneys’ fees, in nanny-school sex-abuse cover-up case

CLEVELAND, OH—On June 16, 2015, following a five-week jury trial in the Cuyahoga ...

RTA police arrest of woman recalls excessive force findings against Cleveland police, her attorney says—Cleveland.com

The lawyer for a Lakewood woman who said she was roughed up by an RTA transit officer said her experience appears to track with recent findings that Cleveland police used excessive ...

Canton makes changes at top of Sanitation Department—Canton Repository

Pattakos wants to know that “what happened under Adams’ watch is no longer going to be tolerated,” he said “At this point, we’re confident we’re moving in that direction, but we ...

Summary judgment against Lavelle Sullins reversed—Cleveland Scene

Lavelle Sullins, featured in a Scene cover story at the start of this year, has been embroiled in the courts since finding out that he had been featured on TV as ...