Judge Judy: $1,460 for Dental Work Loan (3/10/14)

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards $1,460 to James “Jim” Matya, 60, for a dental work loan to Meredythe Hoffman (photo), 33. Meredythe claims that he wanted her to pay in sex, which he denies. He claims that she had said that she would pay her back through her tax return, her dad and her settlement. Meredythe had lost her teeth when her probation officer hit her, after Meredythe paid her cab fare with a fake $20 bill. The judge then awards Andrew Youngblom $1,500, because ex-roommate Ryan Festag had broken the lease. Church Worker James Matya, who seems to lack teeth and…

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Shark Tank Recap: Mark Cuban Snatches U-Lace Deal for Mavericks (3/7/14)

Kevin O’Leary just did Mark Cuban the biggest favor tonight on Shark Tank: a bargain offer for Tim Talley’s U-Lace and he didn’t even lift a finger for it! Kevin’s shrewdness may have gotten the best of him when he offered to fund the product in exchange for 50% equity. Tim (photo in this recap) found himself speechless but eventually gathered his voice when he negotiated a 35% stake. Everything happened so fast, including that big yes from Tim, that the normally talkative Kevin suddenly fell silent. Mark plans to use the U-Laces for the Dallas Mavericks’ use and promotion….

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Undercover Boss Recap: PostNet’s Belton Gears Up for French Culinary School (3/7/14)

What happens when the heads of the companies who have appeared on Undercover Boss want to follow-up on the changes they’ve implemented in their firms after their stint in the show? Well, they send in their trusted employees to do the job for them. I really can’t say if the producers ran out of big bosses to appear on the show but I like the angle they played out tonight. You have the CEOs in their trailers acting like real spies as they watched and listened to the their employees do their thing while sending out instructions via an earpiece….

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Judge Judy Dismisses Neighbor’s Wrongful Arrest Suit (3/7/14)

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses Burt Broussard‘s suit against Neighbor Rigoberto Lemus (photo) and Rigoberto’s Daughter Nancy Rivera, for wrongful arrest, and their counterclaim against Burt for harassment. The judge dismisses Burt’s case, because he had pled guilty to making noise. She tells the neighbors to try to like each other or live far away from each other. Dr. Burt Broussard sues Rigoberto Lemus for wrongful arrest. An 80+-year-old neighbor had placed a note on Rigoberto’s fence, telling him to keep his dogs in. His dogs go around the neighborhood at least 3x a week, barking up the neighbors’ dogs at…

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Judge Judy: $175 for Kicked Out Sober Living Facility Patient (3/6/14)

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards $175 to former sober living facility tenant Shameka Wilson after being kicked out for taking drugs. Judge Judy only awards her the rent because the facility doesn’t have evidence. Otherwise, Shameka would have gotten nothing. The judge then dismisses Elizabeth Minardi’s $323 suit for pink boots damage and Elizabeth’s sister-in-law’s care aide Emily Borden’s $2,200 countersuit for lost wages and assault. Eviction Shameka lived in a sober living facility, where drugs were not allowed. Sober House Landlord Michael Ray says that drugs were found in her room. She sues Michael for $5,000, for illegal eviction. Shameka says that after…

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