Tag Archives: Lawsuit

Joe Zias’ Open Letter to Academics

Dear friends, colleagues While some of you have known me for years, in many guises, curator, guide, films, colleague and as well as a friend , one thing which those whom have known me both professionally and personally will agree … Continue reading

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Pray Those Imprecatory Psalms!

If someone sues you for it, if the judge is smart he’ll toss it out– A Dallas judge dismissed a lawsuit last week against a former Navy chaplain praying for another person’s harm, citing that such prayers, referred to as … Continue reading

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The Petition Continues- Add Your Support…

Even if you agree with the notion that lawsuits are a legitimate means to settle disputes, I hope you’ll consider the effects on scholarship if film-makers like Mr Jacobovici sue persons who disagree with their conclusions. First they came for … Continue reading

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A Petition Calling on Simcha Jacobovici to Drop His Suit Against Joe Zias

Please, if you’re so inclined, add your voice to those asking Mr Jacobovici to drop his suit against Joe Zias.  Here’s why Simcha’s being asked to do so: 1- Because suing persons with whom one disagrees over ideological matters and … Continue reading

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Litigious Americans and their Refusal to Accept Responsibility

A South Carolina woman is suing the bar that served her alcohol as a minor the night she had a car accident that left her paralyzed. Chelsea Hess, 22, is also suing the South Carolina Department of Transportation, the town … Continue reading

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Lady Gag(alot) Can’t Manage to Grab her Own Towel

Poor thing. She’s so crippled by fame that she can’t manage to drag a towel off of a rack. One of Gag(alot’s) former personal assistants … claims, among other things, that she ensured “the promptness of a towel following a … Continue reading

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Robert Cargill on Simcha’s Suit

Bob left the following in comments to the earlier post but I’m elevating it to a posting of its own since it is vintage Cargill: intelligent, sage, and precise. Simcha Jacobovici is suing Joe Zias. *Suing* him…in court…for money. Unbelievable! … Continue reading

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The Tale of the Obese Stockbroker and the White Castle Lawsuit

Only in America, my friends, only in America. A disgruntled 290-pound White Castle fan is taking his pain to court, Fox Newsreports. Stockbroker Martin Kessman, 64, is suing the fast food chain for not expanding its booths for his meaty girth. … Continue reading

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The Little Ingrate Who Sued Her Mother…

Because mom didn’t give her enough money for a homecoming dress… The dismissal of a lawsuit brought against a Barrington Hills mother by her two grown children who accused her of “bad mothering” was unanimously upheld by the First District … Continue reading

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Show Her the Money

The hotel maid who accuses ex-IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn of attempted rape may file a civil suit if prosecutors do not press criminal charges, her lawyer says. The Manhattan district attorney’s office has publicly announced they had doubts about the … Continue reading

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