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Foobooz

Outback Threatens to Sue New Philly Bar Over Its “Boomin’ Onion”

When you open up a new bar in Philly, you have all sorts of things to worry about. Will people show up? Will your beer […]

daniel leone dago lawsuit
City Life

Philly Bike Cop Sues City, Claiming Other Cops Repeatedly Called Him a “Dago”

Daniel Leone has been a Philly cop for more than 23 years. But recently, things have gone downhill on the job for the 47-year-old Northern […]

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City Life

Grubhub Hit With Huge Class-Action Suit by Philly Indian Chain Tiffin

You’re probably familiar with the Grubhub food delivery app. You pull it up, find the food you want, and Grubhub connects with a local restaurant […]

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City Life

Fired UArts Prof Claims a Kiss at a Public Event Led to His Termination

Harris Fogel is a photographer whose works are in the collections of the National Museum of Art at the Smithsonian Institute and the Metropolitan Museum […]

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City Life

Owners of 21 Chinese Restaurants Sue Philly for Racial Discrimination

If you’ve spent any time in the various neighborhoods of Philadelphia, from Kingsessing all the way up to Bustleton, you know that it’s hard to […]

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Foobooz

Feds Go After Spread Bagelry Over Unpaid Wages

Popular Philadelphia eatery Spread Bagelry has gotten itself into trouble with the federal government over unpaid wages. United States Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta has […]

seaport museum whistleblower lawsuit
City Life

Is Another Financial Scandal Brewing at the Seaport Museum?

Debralynn Murdock‘s time at the Independence Seaport Museum on Penn’s Landing was short. The South Philly native was hired as the nonprofit’s controller in September […]

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City Life

Philly Doc Wins Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit Against CHOP

Back in April, we told you about former Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) doctor Kaede Ota, who filed a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit against CHOP. Well, […]

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City Life

GoFundMe Says John Bobbitt Will Get All the Money Donated to Him

Well, the whole “$400,000 Raised for Homeless Good Samaritan in Philadelphia” story that went way viral last year has turned into quite a mess, with […]

reverse discrimination lawsuit peco
City Life

Fired PECO HR Exec Says the Company Discriminates Against White Men

Recently, there have been a number of prominent reverse discrimination lawsuits against companies like Google and YouTube. There was even one filed by former City […]

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City Life

This Woman Calls SugarHouse a Terrible Place to Work for Breastfeeding Moms

SugarHouse Casino on the Philadelphia waterfront regularly touts itself as the “best place to work” in the city. It’s all over its website. But one […]

City Life

Sister of Phillies Owner Sues Firm Over Inheritance Dispute

After settling out of court with billionaire brother John Middleton, the principal owner of the Phillies, for a $22 million slice of the family’s tobacco […]

City Life

Philly School Called FBI on Pakistani Boy Over This School Project, Says Suit

“As long as I’ve been here, I’ve known this school to be nothing but accepting.” That’s what Ralph Ciarroco, the friendly principal at Northeast Philadelphia’s […]

City Life

Cop Who Hit Woman at Puerto Rican Parade Sues Over Denied Promotion

There are some Philly characters who, just when you think you’ve finally heard the last of them, pop right back up again. Boston Marathon Dad […]

City Life

Insta-Famous Philly Tattoo Artist Says She’s Victim of Facebook “Fake Ad” Scams

Kristel Oreto is a Philly tattoo artist, but she’s not just any Philly tattoo artist. Oreto, who works out of East Kensington’s Seven Swords Tattoo […]