Maine opts out of $440M Juul settlement

The Center Square | by Christian Wade | September 28, 2022 (The Center Square) – Maine has pulled out of a $440 million multistate settlement with e-cigarette maker Juul Labs, citing a provision that would prevent them from filing new lawsuits. Under the terms of the settlement between the company and 33 states, Maine would have received about […]

Rochester Schools paid $188,750 to settle lawsuit over district’s dossier of critical parents

The Center Square | by Scott McClallen | March 18, 2022 (The Center Square) – Rochester Community Schools (RCS) paid $188,750 to settle a lawsuit accusing the district of collecting a dossier of parents critical of school policies and calling one parent’s employer, leading to the parent’s dismissal. The Center Square reported the lawsuit in February but couldn’t find […]