Shanice Harris News

Court grants Express Scripts Services' motion to dismiss after plaintiff fails to comply with orders

By Shanice Harris | May 7, 2019

ST. LOUIS – Express Scripts Services Co. was granted a motion to dismiss a pro se plaintiff's discrimination suit by a federal court because of her failure to comply with court orders and discovery obligations.

Courts grants motion to remand case in white man's discrimination lawsuit against AT&T Mobility

By Shanice Harris | May 7, 2019

KANSAS CITY – A federal court has remanded a discrimination case filed by a Missouri citizen under the Missouri Human Rights Act to the Jackson County Circuit Court.

Court affirms acting Social Security commissioner's decision that man is not disabled

By Shanice Harris | May 7, 2019

KANSAS CITY – The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, Central Division has affirmed the acting Commissioner of Social Security Nancy Berryhill’s decision in the denial of a man's application for supplemental security income.

Former Farm Journal Media employee's motion to dismiss denied in misappropriation case

By Shanice Harris | May 6, 2019

KANSAS CITY – The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri has denied the defendants' motion to dismiss a suit filed by an agricultural media company over allegations of misappropriation of trade secrets.

Court denies motion to separate City of Ferguson, police officer in case alleging violation of citizen's rights

By Shanice Harris | Apr 18, 2019

ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri has denied the city of Ferguson's request to bifurcate a suit against a police officer by a man over allegations of violations of his First Amendment rights.

Land dispute case between RLR Investment, city of Pleasant Valley remanded back to state court

By Shanice Harris | Apr 17, 2019

KANSAS CITY – The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri granted RLR Investment's motion to remand a land dispute case between it and the city of Pleasant Valley back to a state court.

Federal court dismisses insurance coverage case against Geico over drunk-driver collision

By Shanice Harris | Apr 16, 2019

KANSAS CITY – The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri declined to exercise its jurisdiction in a case against an insurance company over a vehicle collision and a $35 million arbitration award and dismissed the case.

Judge denies Synergy Outdoors' motion for summary judgment in lawsuit claiming hunting stand was defective

By Shanice Harris | Apr 10, 2019

KANSAS CITY – The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri recently denied a motion by outdoor equipment manufacturer Synergy Outdoors LLC for summary judgment in a lawsuit filed by a couple claiming injuries from faulty equipment sold by the manufacturer.

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