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Lawsuit could force San Marcos to revamp a report (North County Times)
Friday August 31st 2007, 11:26 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

SAN MARCOS ---- The City Council would have to re-examine some of the health and traffic impact of the Palomar Station condominium project if a judge rules that the city's environmental report analyzing those issues was flawed, City Attorney Helen Peak said Thursday. [News Source]

Legislators whisper of comp, lawsuit changes (The Register-Herald)
Friday August 31st 2007, 10:49 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS — Rumblings are surfacing in some circles over BrickStreet and civil justice reforms, but Senate Minority Leader Don Caruth warned Friday the Legislature would err if it reversed major reforms in recent sessions. [News Source]

Senate hearing could get nasty: Skeptical Dems await attorney general nominees (The Davis Enterprise)
Friday August 31st 2007, 6:40 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Published Aug 28, 2007 - 14:41:02 CDT. WASHINGTON - Attorney General Alberto Gonzales' replacement - whoever that may be - faces a potentially nasty Senate confirmation and a beleaguered Justice Department badly in need of leadership. [News Source]

Supreme Court reverses $3.85 million malpractice verdict (NBC 15 Mobile)
Friday August 31st 2007, 4:35 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

The Alabama Supreme Court on Friday pointed to jury instruction error in reversing a $3.85 million award for a Jackson couple in a medical malpractice suit over the death of... [News Source]

Supreme Court reverses $3.85 million malpractice verdict (The Daily Comet)
Friday August 31st 2007, 4:07 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

MOBILE, Ala. The Alabama Supreme Court on Friday pointed to jury instruction error in reversing a $3.85 million award for a Jackson couple in a medical malpractice suit over the death of their 6-year-old son.

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Rapid City Doctor Sued For Malpractice (KELO Sioux Falls)
Friday August 31st 2007, 11:26 am Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A Rapid City doctor whose medical license was suspended last month for over-prescribing drugs is being sued [News Source]

Court Refuses To Reconsider Libel Lawsuit Decision (WMUR New Hampshire)
Friday August 31st 2007, 11:13 am Filed under Libel lawsuit

CONCORD, N.H. -- The state Supreme Court has refused to reconsider its decision that a former Nashua man's libel lawsuit can proceed to trial. The court on Thursday turned down the request by lawyers from both sides to take a second look at their May 1 decision. [News Source]