Chicken Prices

Investors’ securities fraud complaint against Sanderson Farms was properly dismissed, the Second Circuit ruled. The investors claimed that an underlying antitrust conspiracy to manipulate chicken prices resulted in false and misleading filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission but they did not provide sufficient details about the underlying acts or misstatements. 

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Jane Does Ask for Millions in Porn Fraud Trial

During closing arguments Monday in the civil fraud trial against GirlsDoPorn, the attorney for 22 Jane Does – who claim they were coerced into shooting pornography that was distributed on the website – contended they were vulnerable victims of “the ultimate bait-and-switch,” while the website’s attorney said it was paternalistic to question the decision-making of adult women. 

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