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Labor caught between Malaysia and a hard place
ABC OnlineAugust 1, 2011

Just like the asylum seekers. As this week's Essential Report shows, political support for the plan to trade asylum seekers for certified refugees at a rate of five to one has collapsed over the past six weeks. Q. The Government has recently made an ...more »

Lebanese Information Minister Urges Self-Censorship as Draft Media Law...
Huffington PostAugust 1, 2011

Information Minister Walid Al Daouk's call for self-restraint shocked journalists and ran contrary to the new cabinet's assurances that freedom of expression would be respected and media laws updated. It flew in the face of his predecessor who said a ...more »

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Birth Injury
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St. Louis Law Firm Reaches Out to Personal Injury Victims With New Sites
Insurance News Net (press release)August 23, 2011

Fox, Goldblatt & Singer, PC is a trusted personal injury firm in St. Louis, Missouri providing professional legal services to those seriously injured in accidents. Established in 1949, the firm has earned a reputation as a dedicated law firm ...more »

Intentional Torts
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O.J. Simpson case could help Bryan Stow's children, expert says
Los Angeles TimesAugust 12, 2011

Gregory Keating, a law professor at USC and an expert in tort law, said the fact that OJ Simpson was successfully sued in civil court by Lou and Juditha Brown, the parents of Simpson's ex-wife, should be an indication that a judge will likely allow the ...more »

Car Accidents
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Common Questions About Auto Accidents
Einnews PortugalAugust 24, 2011

That's a very common question personal injury law firms will hear. Even if you were at fault, it is highly recommended that you seek out the services of an experienced auto accident attorney if you were involved in a car accident resulting in serious ...more »

Toxic Torts
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Foreign train crash victims to get same compensation
China DailyAugust 21, 2011

The decision was made in light of the Law of the People's Republic of China on the Laws Applicable to Foreign-related Civil Relations and the Tort Law of the People's Republic of China. The ministry denied media reports that an Italian victim got 30 ...more »

Wrongful Death
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Complete coverage of Marvin Schur wrongful death case
The Bay City Times - MLive.comAugust 22, 2011

Earlier this month, a settlement of a half million dollars was reached in a wrongful death lawsuit of Marvin E. Schur, a Bay City man who froze to death in his home in 2009. Schur's family filed the suit against Bay City and Bay City Electric Light ...more »

Insurers win, lawyers lose in big state Supreme Court ruling
Sacramento Bee (blog)August 18, 2011

The state Supreme Court handed insurers and business groups a major legal victory -- and personal injury lawyers an equally big setback -- on Thursday by imposing limits on medical damages in one of the era's closest watched civil cases. ...more »

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