Thursday, February 9, 2012
Los Angeles - Nanny Town - $1000 Football Fine
is just crazy. I suspect the law isn’t about safety it’s about control and litigation. -Bob California
— When you head down to the beach for a little fun this summer, county officials want you to leave the pigskin at home.
Everyone remembers the hot-coffee case that got McDonald's socked with $2.7 million in punitive damages (later reduced in a secret settlement). But did you hear the one about the citizen who was charged with assault for bringing down a runaway mugger? Or the judge in D.C. who sued his dry cleaner for $54 million for losing his pants? Or the Teach for
teacher who held the arm of a rebellious teenager and faced a lawsuit seeking $20 million? America