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Ohio Governor Asked to Join Mediation Regarding Discrimination
9/3/2018 10:28:38 PM
Description:   Democrat Representative Emilia Sykes wants Governor John Kasich to force his departments of Public Safety and Administrative Services to participate in mediation with her to resolve the discrimination lawsuit she filed before the Ohio Civil


Mediation Could Resolve Police Brutality Lawsuit
8/4/2018 4:59:44 PM
Description: Officials from the city of Springfield are hoping mediation will resolve the lawsuits filed by four men stemming from a 2015 alleged police brutality case.  According to the plaintiffs, off-duty Springfield police offers used violence against


Mandatory Mediation Program Will Resolve Michigan Civil Rights Cases Involving Prisoners
6/23/2018 8:53:19 PM
Description:   Some prisoners in Michigan facilities will be required to enter mediation after filing their civil rights complaints, according to a new program.    The Early Mediation Program is a pilot program scheduled to last for two years


Dispute over Marijuana in Buffalo Township Headed to Mediation
3/28/2018 8:55:37 PM
Description: The dispute continues in Buffalo Township over the accusations of marijuana growing by a couple living in the area.  The couple filed a civil rights lawsuit against the Township, which is now heading to mediation.   The couple, Edward


Elder Abuse Mediation Program Could be Modeled after Child Custody Program
3/6/2018 12:12:03 AM
Description: The mediation program used to help end child custody disputes in the Australian legal system could be used as the basis to settle elder abuse disputes.  The original program was created to help with complex disputes between parents and has been


Dayton Suggests Mediation to Resolve Conflicts in Montgomery County Jails
11/6/2017 4:28:12 PM
Description: Dayton’s Mediation Center coordinator is calling the situation in area jails a “pressure cooker” due to problems between inmates and corrections staff, and she believes mediation could help to resolve some of the


Mediator Will Hear Independence Stun Gun Dispute
8/5/2017 5:51:14 PM
Description: The case concerning a former Independence police officer who nearly killed a teen with a stun gun in 2014 is headed to mediation.   The process will be overseen by a former Jackson County Circuit Court judge.  The lawsuit was filed


San Bernardino Headed to Bankruptcy Mediation
12/24/2016 11:41:17 AM
Description: San Bernardino city officials were recently ordered into mediation with one of its creditors by a US bankruptcy judge. The creditor headed to mediation with the city is one of the few, still posing a challenge to the bankruptcy plan that’s


Mediation Results in Settlement for Incarcerated Man
4/29/2016 10:31:15 AM
Description: Former Lawrence County inmate filed a federal lawsuit against the county sheriff, Jeff Lawless, has just been settled through arbitration proceedings. Lawless was unable to make detailed comments on the settlement, but did tell the local paper he


Family Heads to Mediation Following Death of Loved One
4/11/2016 5:28:41 PM
Description: Following the shooting of Loren Benjamin Simpson, the family will begin mediation in an attempt to settle a federal civil lawsuit filed against the county. Mediation was ordered by US District Judge Susan Watters recently and will take place the end