Latest New York State Supreme Court News

Correction: Orioles-Nationals-TV Dispute story

Nov. 16, 2019 4:39 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Nov. 15 about a legal dispute between the Baltimore Orioles and the Washington Nationals, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the judge denied a motion by the Nationals to reargue the case that led to his Aug. 22 decision to confirm an award recommended by an...

Walmart, Tesla settle lawsuit over fiery solar panels

Nov. 6, 2019 4:07 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart and Tesla have settled a lawsuit filed by the retail giant alleging that Tesla installed rooftop solar panels that caught fire. Lawyers for both sides filed documents in New York Supreme Court discontinuing the legal action. The companies say in a joint statement that both sides...

Umpire Joe West sues ex-catcher Paul Lo Duca for defamation

Oct. 25, 2019 10:44 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Umpire Joe West has sued retired player Paul Lo Duca for defamation. The former catcher alleges West gave pitcher Billy Wagner a bigger strike zone in exchange for letting the umpire borrow a vintage car. In a complaint filed Tuesday in New York Supreme Court in Manhattan, West contended...