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Court: PUC doesn't have authority over alternative energy act

The Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court has ruled that state courts, not the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, have the authority to decide cases involving the Alternative Energy Act.

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Class Action Lawsuits against makers of corrugated stainless steel tubing used in gas lines

2 class-action lawsuits filed in Pa. against manufacturers of corrugated stainless steel tubing
Courtesy if TribLIVE. June 6, 2013

Growing Number Of People Joining Lawsuit Over Gas Lines
Courtesy of KDKA-TV. June 2013

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GlaxoSmithKline to pay $3 billion for health fraud

Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline PLC will pay a $3 billion settlement - including $13 million to Pennsylvania - in the largest health care fraud settlement in U.S. history, officials said on Monday.

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COUNTY AGREES TO PAY $3 MILLION TO SETTLE STRIP-SEARCH SUIT

Allegheny County will pay $3 million to settle a class-action lawsuit that successfully challenged the constitutionality of strip-searching people jailed for minor offenses.

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Lawsuit Filed Against Super Poligrip Maker

Woman sues over damage from Poligrip
Courtesy of Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. May 6, 2010.

Lawsuit: Super Poligrip User Became Permanently Injured (Article no longer available online)
Courtesy of msnbc. May 7, 2010.

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Lawsuit Filed Against Internet Hotel Vendors

Lawrence County officials sue hotel booking Web sites. (Article no longer available online)
Courtesy of Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. September 9, 2009.

Lawrence County joins tax movement against online hotel businesses. (Article no longer available online)
Courtesy of Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. September 9, 2009.

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Allegheny County Jail Strip Search Lawsuit

County Executive Weighs In On Strip Search Suit.
Courtesy of KDKA-TV. September 8, 2009.

County Likely to Pay in Strip Search Lawsuit.
Courtesy of KDKA-TV. September 2, 2009.

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Hannah Montana Law Suit

Pa. Settles With Miley Cyrus Fan Club Web Site
Courtesy of WPXI-TV-TV. March 12, 2009.

Hannah Montana Ticket Problem Was 'Endemic,' Says Lawyer Who Filed Class-Action Suit Attorney says fan-club presale was 'more of a lottery.
Courtesy of MTV. November 14, 2007.

'Hannah Montana' Fan Club Sued
Courtesy of USA Today. November 13, 2007.

Hannah Montana Ticket-Buyer Files Class-Action Lawsuit Against Miley Cyrus Fan Club
Courtesy of MTV. November 13, 2007.

Class Action Lawsuit Filed for Ticketless Hannah Montana Fans (Article no longer available online)
Courtesy of Forbes. November 12, 2007.

'Hannah Montana' Tickets Fuel Lawsuit
Courtesy of Fox News. November 13, 2007.

'Hannah Montana' Tickets Fuel Lawsuit (Article no longer available online)
Courtesy of The Los Angeles Times. November 13, 2007.

'Hannah Montana' Tickets Fuel Lawsuit
Courtesy of The Chicago Tribune. November 13, 2007.

'Hannah Montana' Tickets Fuel Lawsuit (Article no longer available online)
Courtesy of CNBC. November 13, 2007.

Members Sue 'Hannah Montana' Fan Club
Courtesy of msnbc. November 13, 2007.

Operators of Hannah Montana Web Site, Fan Club Sued
Courtesy of Pittsburgh Tribune Review. November 13, 2007.

Hannah Montana Web Site Sued
Courtesy of Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. November 13, 2007.

'Hannah Montana' Tickets Fuel Lawsuit (Article no longer available online)
Courtesy of KDKA.com. November 13, 2007.

Pittsburgh Law Firm Files Lawsuit Over Hannah Montana Concert Tickets
Courtesy of WPXI.com. November 12, 2007.

Pittsburgh Law Firm Files Suit Over Hannah Montana Tix
Courtesy of WTAE. November 12, 2007.