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D.C. officials release statements after $3.5 million settlement with Terrance Sterling's family

By Mark Iandolo | Mar 6, 2018

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) — District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser and Attorney General Karl A. Racine announced Feb. 21 that the district has reached a settlement with the family of the late Terrance Sterling for $3.5 million, resolving a lawsuit the family failed after Sterling was fatally shot by a Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) officer in 2016.

District of Columbia targets landlords who allegedly neglected properties

By Mark Iandolo | Feb 26, 2018

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) — District of Columbia Attorney General Karl A. Racine announced two new actions Feb. 16 against a group of landlords for allegedly neglecting their properties and collecting rent from tenants living in unsafe and unsanitary apartments.

D.C. attorney general: Home health care company failed to pay 27 employees in 2015

By Mark Iandolo | Dec 29, 2017

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) — District of Columbia Attorney General Karl A. Racine announced a lawsuit Dec. 20 against J.D. Nursing & Management Services, a home health care service provider, and its CEO, James N. Ibe, for allegations of violating wage laws in the district.

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