Sheriff's Deputy's 3rd Alleged Flashlight Beating Costs Sacramento County $200KSacramento County has agreed to pay $200,000 to settle an excessive-force complaint that alleges a suspect was needlessly beaten by a deputy wielding a flashlight. This is the third such settlement in eight years.
BART Paying $300K To Family Of Worker Killed In 2013BART has agreed to pay $300,000 to settle a wrongful death suit brought by the family of a contractor who was struck and killed by a BART train in 2013, according to court documents the agency released Tuesday.
$1.2 Million Settlement To Family Of Hayward Man Found Asleep In Car, Killed By PoliceThe Oakland City Council approved a $1.2 million settlement on Tuesday for the family of a man shot and killed by police after he was found unconscious in his car.
Fmr. Fox Anchor Carlson Settles Sexual Harassment Against Roger Ailes For $20 MillionFox will pay Gretchen Carlson $20 million to settle a lawsuit in which she alleged she was demoted and let go at Fox because she rejected Roger Ailes' sexual advances.
SoCal Teen Who Fathered Teacher’s Child Gets $6 Million SettlementA former student who fathered a child with his onetime teacher will receive a $6 million settlement from a California school district.
Amber Heard Intends To Donate $7 Million Depp Divorce SettlementHeard plans to make a donation to a pair of charities that will use the money to benefit women who have been abused and sick children...
Heard Drops Domestic Abuse Allegation Against Johnny Depp, Settles DivorceAmber Heard is withdrawing allegations that Johnny Depp physically abused her and has settled her divorce case with the actor.
Barclays To Pay $100 Million To Settle Charges Bank Rigged Interest RatesBarclays Bank has agreed to pay $100 million to 43 states and the District of Columbia to settle allegations it improperly set key interest rates.
Atherton Crosswalk Still Dangerous Despite Fatality, $9.5M SettlementA Bay Area husband and father was killed in a crosswalk six years ago in Atherton, but the dangerous intersection has not been fixed.
Shell Settles With 7 Bay Area Counties Over Misleading Gift Card AdvertisingShell Oil has agreed to pay more than $762,000 in civil penalties to settle allegations brought by seven Bay Area counties of misleading advertising for gift cards.
Tesoro To Pay $425M To Settle Lawsuit Alleging Its Oil Refineries Violated Clean Air ActTesoro Corp., which is accused of violating the Clean Air Act, has agreed to pay a $425 million settlement to reduce air pollution.
Tesoro Agrees To Spend Millions In Air Pollution Settlement With U.S. EPAThe Justice Department and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have reached a $425 million settlement with two companies that would reduce air pollution at six petroleum refineries.