A local semen bank for dogs is accused of sending the wrong seed.
For more than 40 years, Carrol C. Platz Jr. has been
collecting dog semen—sometimes using a device called an
electroejaculator, and sometimes by hand.
Platz is a
world-renowned expert on the
We've been holding on to this lawsuit since August, waiting to see if another suit would top it for sheer weirdness. That hasn't happened. So this Dec. 30, we're awarding a Washington woman's tort claim against a Clackamas County doggie sperm bank the 2010 Lawsuit of the Year. According to the suit filed Aug. 5 in Clackamas County Circuit Court, Erika Butler of Battle Ground, Wash., struck ...