Wrongful Death. Legal news and articles for February 25 - 27, 2012

No settlement reached in Tech wrongful death case; trial scheduled for next weekPolice not responsible for drunken man's death, court rulesNew York Auto Accident Lawyer from The Perecman Firm Comments on Wrongful...Man Serving Life For Murder Files Wrongful Death LawsuitPolice not responsible for drunken man's death, court rulesLawyer refiles wrongful death lawsuit regarding death of Arkansas jail inmateInmate sues Lincoln police in brother's shooting deathRoe v. Wade's 'Viability' Argument Not ViableJohn Goodman of Florida Adopts His Girlfriend to Hide Assets in Wrongful Death...Law Firm Accepting Wrongful Death CasesLaw Firm Accepting Wrongful Death Cases$1.25M award in death lawsuitWrongful death suit filed in case involving Wood County teenFitchett familiy files wrongful death lawsuitJudge dismisses suit in teenagers' deaths

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Husband sues over wife's death
Northern Virginia DailyFebruary 3, 2012

Robert J. Eversole II, of Hampshire County, seeks $2 million against numerous defendants, several affiliated with Valley Health, in a wrongful death lawsuit filed in Winchester Circuit Court last week. Clinton Ritter represents Eversole, the executor ...more »

Clarkson's Mother Settles Wrongful Death Suit With Spector
Contactmusic.comFebruary 5, 2012

The mother of slain actress Lana Clarkson settled her wrongful death suit against music producer Phil Spector on the anniversary (03Feb12) of the day her daughter lost her life. A lawyer for Donna Clarkson tells the Los Angeles Times his client is ...more »

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No settlement reached in Tech wrongful death case; trial scheduled for next week
Roanoke TimesFebruary 27, 2012

Alexander recently dismissed university President Charles Steger, the last remaining individual defendant, on a legal technicality. While Steger remains a key witness in the case, his dismissal changes it from a wrongful death claim for which a jury ...more »

Police not responsible for drunken man's death, court rules
Orlando SentinelFebruary 27, 2012

His father's quest to hold police responsible for Milanese's death may have come to end Wednesday with a deeply divided appeals court ruling in favor of police. Peter Milanese of Boynton Beach had filed a wrongful-death suit against police, ...more »

New York Auto Accident Lawyer from The Perecman Firm Comments on Wrongful...
PR Web (press release)February 27, 2012

A wrongful death arises when a person dies as a result of the negligence or other wrongful conduct of another person. “An experienced New York car accident lawyer will work with accident reconstruction experts and others on identifying accident causes ...more »

Man Serving Life For Murder Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit
WOWTFebruary 27, 2012

Reporter: AP A Nebraska inmate has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Lincoln police, who shot and killed his brother in 2009. Fifty-five-year-old Patrick Russell is suing the department, a former police chief and two unnamed officers.more »

Police not responsible for drunken man's death, court rules
Sun-SentinelFebruary 26, 2012

His father's quest to hold police responsible for Milanese's death may have come to end Wednesday with a deeply divided appeals court ruling in favor of police. Peter Milanese of Boynton Beach had filed a wrongful-death suit against police, ...more »

Lawyer refiles wrongful death lawsuit regarding death of Arkansas jail inmate
The RepublicFebruary 26, 2012

AP LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The widow of man who died of a heart attack in the White County jail has re-filed a lawsuit against two people who worked there. A federal judge dismissed Marilyn Haynes' lawsuit against seven defendants on Feb.more »

Inmate sues Lincoln police in brother's shooting death
Lincoln Journal StarFebruary 26, 2012

A Nebraska man has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Lincoln Police Department over his brother's 2009 shooting death. Patrick Russell sued the department, then-Police Chief Tom Casady, who is now the city's public safety director, ...more »

Roe v. Wade's 'Viability' Argument Not Viable
Town HallFebruary 26, 2012

When Amy Hamilton's pre-born son died, as a result of what she believed were “negligent acts” by doctors in Dekalb County, Alabama, she sought justice by filing a wrongful death suit. (Alabama law provides recovery for a mother whose preborn child is ...more »

John Goodman of Florida Adopts His Girlfriend to Hide Assets in Wrongful Death...
InjuryBoard.comFebruary 25, 2012

As a Wrongful Death Attorney I am appalled to report that International Polo Club founder, John Goodman of Florida, is attempting to his shield assets to avoid accountability in a wrongful death law suit filed against him, where he is alleged to have ...more »

Law Firm Accepting Wrongful Death Cases
Seattle Post IntelligencerFebruary 25, 2012

The law firm of Craig Swapp & Associates understands that, when a family member dies due to an unfortunate accident because of a negligent act of another person or business, the surviving family members face difficult burdens of financial and emotional ...more »

Law Firm Accepting Wrongful Death Cases
PR Web (press release)February 25, 2012

Craig Swapp & Associates is now helping families after a loved one dies from an unfortunate accident involving another's negligence. The law firm of Craig Swapp & Associates understands that, when a family member dies due to an unfortunate accident...more »

$1.25M award in death lawsuit
Times Record NewsFebruary 25, 2012

A $1.25 million settlement was finalized Friday in a wrongful-death lawsuit brought by the family of a Wichita Falls man who died as the result of a wreck in September 2010. Douglas Novak was injured when his motorcycle struck a car driven by Adana ...more »

Wrongful death suit filed in case involving Wood County teen
Marietta TimesFebruary 25, 2012

By Jeffrey Saulton , The Marietta Times A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in Wood County Circuit Court in the death of a 14-year-old Wood County girl, who died as the result of a Washington County car crash. David Fitchett, as administrator of ...more »

Fitchett familiy files wrongful death lawsuit
Parkersburg NewsFebruary 25, 2012

By JEFFREY SAULTON (jsaulton@newsandsentinel.com) , Parkersburg News and Sentinel PARKERSBURG - A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in Wood County Circuit Court in the death of a 14-year-old Wood County girl. David Fitchett, as administrator of the ...more »

Judge dismisses suit in teenagers' deaths
San Bernardino SunFebruary 25, 2012

HELENDALE - A federal judge has dismissed a wrongful death lawsuit filed two years ago against the US government by the parents of two teens who were shot to death in 2008 inside a former military bunker. The bodies of Bodhi Sherzer-Potter, 16, ...more »

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