Northern Island’s health minister has sued Van Morrison, who has said the minister’s handling of Covid-19 restrictions was “very dangerous.” Paul Tweed, the lawyer for the health minister, Robin Swann, confirmed on Monday that a lawsuit had been filed. “Legal proceedings are now at an advanced stage, with an anticipatedContinue Reading

Reed was nicknamed ‘Captain America’ for his emotional performances on US Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup teams from 2014-19 Patrick Reed has filed a $750m defamation lawsuit against American television network The Golf Channel and its commentator Brandel Chamblee.    The filing says “calculated, malicious, false and reckless attacks” have causedContinue Reading

Brad Pitt is suing his ex-wife Angelina Jolie for selling their stake in the French winery they bought together. The couple acquired a controlling interest in Chateau Miraval in 2008 and married there six years later. Pitt says he and his ex-wife have agreed not to sell their stakes inContinue Reading

Dozens of Rohingya refugees in the UK and US have sued Facebook, accusing the social media giant of allowing hate speech to be spread against them. They are demanding more than $ 150 billion ($ 113 billion) in compensation and claim that Facebook’s platforms have encouraged violence against the persecutedContinue Reading

Sixteen-year-old Sofia (left) and 13-year-old André Oliveira stand in Parque da Paz in Lisbon. The siblings are two of six young people in Portugal who are suing the governments of Europe’s most polluting countries, including their own, to force them to cut emissions. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption toggle caption ClaireContinue Reading