A claim or dispute brought to a law court for adjudication: his lawyer filed a lawsuit against Los Angeles city
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- The legislation is limited to lawsuits against persons who ordered, abetted, or assisted in the torture.
- On the news today, maybe you heard about a lawsuit brought by parents of a child who was bullied at school.
- Next day 50 people file lawsuits claiming they were on the bus and were injured.