Wrongful Death. Legal news and articles for November 29 - 30, 2011

The Dallas Dram Shop Attorneys of Grossman Law Offices File Suit Against Black ...Ill. State Police settle wrongful conviction suitSo. Fla. family expected to comment on multi-million dollar anthrax attack ...San Jose Attorney Tim McMahon Secures Million Dollar Settlement for Wrongful...Central Cali Market owner facing wrongful death lawsuitWrongful death suit filed in crashFeds to pay $2.5 million in 2001 anthrax death, admit no blameJB Spence, famed lawyer, diesTeen's Parents File Wrongful Death SuitMichael Jackson's Doctor Sentenced to 4 Years in PrisonThanksgiving Killer's Parents File CountersuitCapital punishment in Oregon: Kitzhaber should commute all death sentencesFamilies settle wrongful death lawsuits involving teens killed on Cove RoadMND files suit to collect wrongful death paymentMichael Jackson's Doctor to be Sentenced

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Zoloft Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Over Child Born with Birth Defects
AboutLawsuits.comNovember 2, 2011

A Missouri couple has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Pfizer, alleging that the mother's use of the antidepressant Zoloft during pregnancy led to their child suffer severe birth defects and heart problems that were eventually fatal. ...more »

Shooting victim's family files wrongful death suit against electronic ...
The RepublicNovember 4, 2011

The family of a former Lee County Commissioner gunned down a year ago has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the company monitoring the electronic device that a shooting suspect was ordered to wear. The Albany Herald (http://bit.ly/vrRh0j) reported ...more »

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The Dallas Dram Shop Attorneys of Grossman Law Offices File Suit Against Black ...
PR Web (press release)November 30, 2011

Following the wrongful death of Amy Wheat, the drunk driving attorneys of Grossman Law Offices filed suit against Black Finn for their alleged contribution. Negligent service of alcohol is precisely why dram shop laws were developed. ...more »

Ill. State Police settle wrongful conviction suit
The RepublicNovember 30, 2011

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The Illinois State Police agreed to pay $2.5 million to settle a lawsuit filed by a former death row inmate who spent almost two decades in prison for the 1986 murders of a newlywed couple before a judge released him ...more »

So. Fla. family expected to comment on multi-million dollar anthrax attack ...
WPTVNovember 30, 2011

It's been eight years since Maureen Stevens filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the government. The government is still not admitting fault, but Stevens says at least they have done something. However, she says nothing will bring her closure. ...more »

San Jose Attorney Tim McMahon Secures Million Dollar Settlement for Wrongful...
Emailwire (press release)November 30, 2011

Because Armstrong had no insurance and Sozanski was trusted to care for Matt while on vacation, attorney Timothy McMahon, law firm of Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard, on behalf of Matt's family, sued Sozanski for Wrongful Death. ...more »

Central Cali Market owner facing wrongful death lawsuit
KGET 17November 30, 2011

Attorney Daniel Rodriguez told 17 News he will file a wrongful death lawsuit against Samrith Vong on behalf of the family of Efrem Wandick who was killed in that shooting. The city has refused to release the surveillance video of the deadly shooting ...more »

Wrongful death suit filed in crash
Northern Virginia DailyNovember 30, 2011

WINCHESTER -- The mother of a girl killed in a vehicle crash in Frederick County two years ago blames the driver -- the child's father -- for her death. A wrongful death lawsuit filed Tuesday in Winchester ...more »

Feds to pay $2.5 million in 2001 anthrax death, admit no blame
Fort Worth Star TelegramNovember 30, 2011

WASHINGTON -- While denying negligence by one of its premier bioweapons labs, the government has agreed to pay $2.5 million to settle a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by survivors of the first person to ...more »

JB Spence, famed lawyer, dies
MiamiHerald.comNovember 30, 2011

The family awaits a cause of death. A specialist in personal injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death cases, Spence practiced law in Miami for 60 years. He won the first seven-figure jury award in Florida for the death of a child: $1.8 million in ...more »

Teen's Parents File Wrongful Death Suit
Santa Barbara IndependentNovember 29, 2011

The mother and father of a teenager killed by a truck while crossing Milpas Street have filed a wrongful death and personal injury lawsuit against the truck's driver, alleging he was negligent. Armando and Guadalupe Romero, ...more »

Michael Jackson's Doctor Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison
Voice of AmericaNovember 29, 2011

Apart from the criminal trial, Jackson's father has filed a wrongful death suit, accusing Murray of lying to the doctors and paramedics who tried to save the singer's life. Related Articles Jury Finds Dr. Conrad Murray Guilty in Michael Jackson Death ...more »

Thanksgiving Killer's Parents File Countersuit
NBC MiamiNovember 29, 2011

Michael and Carole Merhige filed a wrongful death counterclaim last week against Jimmy and Muriel Sitton in Palm Beach County, the Merhiges' attorney said Tuesday. The lawsuit claims the Sittons "knew and were well aware of Paul Merhige's mental health ...more »

Capital punishment in Oregon: Kitzhaber should commute all death sentences
OregonLive.comNovember 29, 2011

It was this that persuaded the governor of Illinois to suspend all executions and commute all death sentences. Which is what Kitzhaber should have done -- and still should. A wrongful conviction is immoral, a wrongful death even more so. ...more »

Families settle wrongful death lawsuits involving teens killed on Cove Road
Fort Pierce TribuneNovember 29, 2011

STUART — The families of two alcohol-impaired boys killed on Southeast Cove Road in August 2009 when the Jeep they were in slammed into a front-end loader have settled wrongful death lawsuits filed against the construction firm in ...more »

MND files suit to collect wrongful death payment
Taipei TimesNovember 29, 2011

He confessed to air force counterintelligence officers that he had committed the crime and was later convicted and sentenced to death. Chiang was executed in 1997 at the age of 21. However, in a retrial of the case in September this year, the military ...more »

Michael Jackson's Doctor to be Sentenced
Voice of America (blog)November 29, 2011

They said there is no proof the doctor did anything wrong. Murray did not take the stand in his own defense. Apart from the criminal trial, Jackson's father has filed a wrongful death suit, accusing Murray of lying to the doctors and paramedics who ...more »

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