Fifth Circuit Says No, You Fucking May Not Strip Search A Classful Of Female Students To Find $50 | Techdirt

During a sixth-grade choir class, an assistant principal allegedly ordered a mass, suspicionless strip search of the underwear of twenty-two preteen girls. All agree the search violated the girls’ constitutional rights under Texas and federal law. Even so, the district court dismissed the girls’ lawsuit against the school district for failure to state a claim. We reverse

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Mac Repair Company iGeniuses Sends Legal Threats To Unhappy Customers, Demanding $2500 Per Negative Review | Techdirt

iGeniuses is a Houston company that repairs Apple products; it especially touts its ability to repair computers suffering from liquid damage on a fast turnaround schedule. A number of former customers have expressed concerns about the success of the repairs, about longer-than-advertised repair times, and especially about their believe that the company is very slow to respond to questions from customers concerned about not getting their computers back in the expected time.

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$5M Jury Award for One Foreclosure Fraud Makes U.S. Punishment Look Trivial

The government’s $25 billion foreclosure fraud settlement with the big banks looks pathetic when you consider they could have been on the hook for trillions.

Source: $5M Jury Award for One Foreclosure Fraud Makes U.S. Punishment Look Trivial