AG Holder Reigns in Controversial Police Practice Civil Forfeiture

Newsy January 19, 2015 (Via Newsy) – Attorney General Eric Holder made some sweeping changes to a controversial federal program Friday in a move that could curb cops from seizing people’s property without good reason. The new measures prohibit local and state police from using the Department of Justice’sAsset Forfeiture Program to confiscate the vehicles, valuables, cash or property of

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Assault by Napa State patient at Napa jail triggers lawsuit

Napa Valley Register January 09, 2015 A former jail inmate has sued Napa County and others, alleging his civil rights were violated when a Napa State Hospital patient assaulted him with a pen and bit him while both were in custody. Daniel Wynn was allegedly assaulted Dec. 3, 2013, while

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Cloud storage company hit with second class action suit

Daily Journal December 18, 2014 Kabateck LLP filed a class action lawsuit in Superior Court on December 18, 2014 against Bitcasa for its deceptive marketing practices and breach of contract. The plaintiff, Henry Yeh is an engineer in San Francisco who claims he was duped by Bitcasa’s savvy sales pitch offering

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