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Philly Sheriff Accused of Sexual Harassment, Genitalia Jokes

Philly’s sheriff has been accused of sexual harassment by an employee who says he made genitalia jokes and called her a “home wrecker” and a “whore” at […]

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Philly Sex Offender Sues Big Tobacco for $50 Million

We here at Philly Mag see a lot of personal injury lawsuits rolling through the local courts, but we don’t remember the last time we […]

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Lawsuit: SCORES Strip Club Jeopardizes A.C. Casino Development

A federal lawsuit filed this week in New Jersey states that SCORES Atlantic City, a strip club that once operated inside the now-shuttered Trump Taj […]

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Hooters Waitress Says She Was Sexually Assaulted at Work

Everybody knows that the business model of Hooters centers on attractive women in tight outfits serving cold beers and hot wings. But one young woman […]

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Philly Teacher Says She’s the Victim of Reverse Discrimination

A British-born teacher is suing the School District of Philadelphia and a black principal she formerly worked under, alleging that she suffered “vindictive reverse race […]

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Woman Claims Jersey Shore Bar Was a Sexual Harassment Hellhole

Ericka Puglisi is a 33-year-old woman from the Atlantic City area who, hoping to supplement her income as a per diem nurse, walked into a […]

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Main Line Woman Sues Starbucks Over Hot Tea

A 51-year-old Wayne woman has filed a lawsuit against Starbucks over injuries she says she received from a cup of hot tea she purchased from […]

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We Hope You Didn’t Write a Check to This Popular Summer Camp

If you call the number for Cherokee Day Camp in Bensalem, a voice recording touts it as the “finest day camp” in all of Bucks […]

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Philly Man Claims He Found a Razor Blade Inside Chicken McNugget

We’ve always heard that eating at McDonald’s can be dangerous to your health, but one Philadelphia man says a trip through the drive-thru could have […]

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Woman Claims Pete Rose Had Sex With Her Before She Turned 16

Last year, Philadelphia Phillies legend Pete Rose sued attorney John Dowd for statements Dowd made suggesting that Rose had had sex with underaged girls, an […]

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Philly Restaurant Veteran Calls B.S. On the Zahav Lawsuit

Ed. Note: Yesterday, we told you that Zahav had agreed to pay servers $230,000 to settle a class-action lawsuit against the restaurant. Since then, we’ve […]

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Zahav Agrees to Pay Servers $230,000 in Class-Action Suit

UPDATE: A 20-year Philly restaurant veteran has responded to the Zahav lawsuit. Click here to read the response. In December, former Zahav server Tanya Peters […]

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Dollar Store Heiress Dana Spain Sued Over Big Bar Bill

The last we heard from Dana Spain, the glamorous Society Hill socialite was considering a run for mayor of Philadelphia, back when multimillionaire Tom Knox […]

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Lawsuit Challenges Gerrymandering of Pa. Congressional Districts

A lawsuit filed in Commonwealth Court Thursday attempts to challenge the state’s congressional district map. The Pennsylvania League of Women Voters and 17 individual voters […]

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Former Employee Says She Was Racially Harassed at Main Line Wawa

A black woman from Bucks County has filed a federal lawsuit against the Media-based Wawa convenience stores, alleging that she was discriminated against and harassed […]