An Orange County Superior Court judge this month dismissed a defamation lawsuit by Shaheen Sadeghi
after concluding the wealthy, often-controversial Orange County real-estate developer's legal action
was an improper use of the court system to stifle public debate about his maneuverings.
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A California judge has ruled that Sheriff Mike Carona violated state law by committing "egregious and despicable" retaliation inside the Orange County Sheriff's Department against one of his 2006 election opponents: Lieutenant Bill Hunt who campaigned on restoring integrity to the agency and found h ... More >>
Fire marshall: Don't read this storyA former high-ranking employee at the House of Blues (HOB) Downtown Disney is suing the Anaheim establishment for California Labor Code violations including wrongful termination and defamation, and he's spilling what he's says are dirty secrets.In a lawsuit fil ... More >>
Sometimes common sense gets kicked out of Orange County courtrooms. That was the case in Bradford Kuish v. William W. Smith. In December 2005, Kuish offered $14 million for Smith's Laguna Beach estate and made a substantial deposit. Smith found another buyer willing to pay $15 million for th ... More >>