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34-person lawsuit filed against Twin Peaks Restaurants, alleges exploitation of young women, race and sexual orientation discriminaton

By Tamara Holder |

Chicago-based attorney, Tamara Holder, of The Law Firm of Tamara N. Holder, LLC, and their co-counsel, filed suit in the Northern District of Illinois on behalf of 34 former “Twin Peaks Girls” who worked at Twin Peaks Restaurants Illinois and Texas locations. Additionally, the firms filed requests to arbitrate for an additional 19 women… Read More »

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PRISON SENTENCE COMMUTED BY GOV. J.B. PRITZKER

By Tamara Holder |

April 7, 2020 Today, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker granted clemency for our client and commuted his sentence. He’s going home! Our client was just 14 years old when he was charged as an adult for a gun-sale-gone-bad involving his adult cousin and a man who was attempting to purchase an illegal firearm. He was… Read More »

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Swedish Covenant Hospital sued by 2 female patients alleging gynecologist sexual abuse

By Tamara Holder |

In December 2019, our firm filed two lawsuits against Swedish Covenant Lawsuit on behalf of former female patients who allege they were sexually abused by gynecologist Fabio Ortega. Ortega has since been indicted for sexually abusing two other patients while he was an OBGYN at NorthShore University HealthSystem. According to one woman’s complaint: During… Read More »

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