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  1. sexual misconduct
    Charlie Rose Accusers Settle Lawsuit With CBS NewsThey were paid an undisclosed sum.
  2. settlements
    Terry Crews’s Settlement With Adam Venit and WME Stipulated Venit’s ResignationIt also created new harassment policies for the agency.
  3. settlements
    It Appears Lil Wayne Is Finally Free From BirdmanWayne has reportedly received a settlement in both his lawsuits and Tha Carter V may soon see a release.
  4. settlements
    Michigan State Will Pay $500 Million to More Than 300 Larry Nassar SurvivorsThe school has finally reached a settlement.
  5. sexual harassment
    Bill O’Reilly’s Confidential Sexual-Harassment Settlements Are Finally PublicAnd they show just how far the disgraced ex-Fox News host went to silence his accusers.
  6. Trump Gave Putin a Message to Pass Along to the PalestiniansPutin as middleman in the Middle East? What could go wrong?
  7. Trump Throws Curveball at Bibi, Urging No ‘Unilateral’ Action on SettlementsNobody knows why, but a “senior administration official” is telling Israelis the boss still wants a two-state solution and no trouble on settlements.
  8. Trump Picks Lawyer Who Likens Liberal Jews to ‘Kapos’ As Israel AmbassadorDavid Friedman says Jews who oppose the occupation of the West Bank are worse than those who aided the Nazis. He opposes the two-state solution.
  9. Judge Okays Nearly $15 Billion Settlement in VW Emissions ScandalOne of the largest settlements ever for an automaker.
  10. Obama Administration Says Netanyahu Broke Promise With New SettlementLast month, the United States pledged $38 billion in aid to the Israeli military.
  11. settlements
    Aurora Survivors Won’t Pay Theater’s Legal FeesAfter the survivors lost a settlement, Cinemark dropped the legal claim.
  12. settlements
    4 Aurora Shooting Survivors Ordered to Pay Theater Chain Nearly $700,000A settlement fell through.
  13. settlements
    Amber Heard Will Donate her Entire $7 Million Divorce Settlement to Charity The actress hopes to help “those less able to defend themselves.”
  14. settlements
    Amber Heard, Johnny Depp Settle Abuse CaseHeard will reportedly receive $7 million, proceeds from which will be donated to charity.
  15. settlements
    Fox Settles Its Black Swan Intern Lawsuit Interns who worked in Fox’s NYC offices between 2005-2010 are now $495 richer.
  16. Goldman Can Deduct Much Of Its $5 Billion FineFor fraudulent behavior that helped create the financial crisis, the bank will pay roughly $4 billion and face no legal consequences.
  17. Staten Island Hospital to Pay Eric Garner’s Family $1 MillionParamedics and emergency technicians were suspended at the time. 
  18. A Few Bad Cops Cost the Chicago P.D. MillionsOne hundred twenty-four cops account for a third of all settlements paid.
  19. lawsuits
    Caitlyn Jenner Settles With One Driver Involved in Fatal PCH CrashShe still faces two more lawsuits.
  20. crime and punishment
    New York City Settles Eric Garner Case for $5.9 Million Days before the first anniversary of his death.
  21. dallas ebola patient
    Dallas Ebola Victim’s Family Reaches a Settlement With HospitalThe undisclosed sum will go to his family and to a foundation to fight Ebola in Liberia.
  22. justice
    Women Whose Gyno Secretly Taped Them Get $190M Johns Hopkins will pay a huge settlement to 8,000 patients.
  23. occupy everything
    City Settles With Occupy Wall Street Protesters for $583,000It’s the movement’s largest settlement so far.
  24. occupy wall street lawsuits
    NYPD Raid on Occupy Wall Street Just Cost the City $350,000And something approaching an apology.
  25. put a lawsuit on it
    Subway Dancing Settlement Shines Light on City’s ‘Litigation Lottery’Settlements are up 35 percent in two years.
  26. epic disasters
    BP to Pay Largest Criminal Fine Ever in Oil-Spill Settlement [Updated]The company has agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges.
  27. settlements
    J. Ezra Merkin Agrees to $410 Million Madoff SettlementThe ex–money manager’s funds funneled at least $2 billion to Madoff.
  28. BP Reaches Nearly $8 Billion Gulf-Spill SettlementShould avoid lengthy, costly legal process.
  29. foreclosure crisis
    Banks Agree to $26 Billion Settlement for Defrauding Homeowners [Updated]New York State attorney general Eric Schneiderman had been one of the final hold-outs.
  30. settlements
    City to Pay Out $7 Million in Sean Bell Shooting CaseMarks end to four-year legal battle.
  31. settlements
    Judge Approves ‘Not Perfect’ Settlement for Ground Zero WorkersJudge calls deal “fair, adequate, and reasonable.”
  32. settlements
    Ground Zero Workers Get a Bigger SettlementUp from $657 million to $712 million.
  33. settlements
    City to Pay Largest Personal Settlement Ever Over False ImprisonmentBobby Gibbs served nineteen years for murder he didn’t commit.