Latest Personal Injury Law News

Man with cancer fights to stop his own autopsy (Seattle Post-Intelligencer)
Friday October 31st 2008, 9:20 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

James Ross, a 71-year-old Seattle retiree afflicted with asbestosis, has filed suit in King County Superior court asking that he not be autopsied following his death.

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Seattle man fighting against his own autopsy (KING5 Seattle)
Friday October 31st 2008, 7:50 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

Seattle cancer victim James Ross is going to court to make sure he doesn’t get an autopsy after he dies.

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Seattle man fighting against his own autopsy (KING5 Seattle)
Friday October 31st 2008, 7:45 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

Seattle cancer victim James Ross is going to court to make sure he doesn’t get an autopsy after he dies.

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Civil Suit Adds to Steidel Family’s Woes (NBC 29 Charlottesville)
Friday October 31st 2008, 5:58 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Three members of an Augusta County family face criminal charges, and now a half-million dollar lawsuit from an accident that killed a teenager last winter.

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Expert Says Photographer Suing Keanu Reeves Caused Own Injury (FOX 11 News Los Angeles)
Friday October 31st 2008, 4:58 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A paparazzo who claims he was knocked down by Keanu Reeves’ Porsche while taking pictures of the actor actually fell on his own and was not hit by the “Speed” star’s car, a traffic accident expert testified Friday. In his negligence lawsuit, Alison Silva alleges Reeves hit him with the front of his Porsche while trying to drive away, knocking him to the pavement.

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Attorneys Propose Rules on Videotaping Lindsay Lohan Deposition (FOX 11 News Los Angeles)
Friday October 31st 2008, 4:13 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Lindsay Lohan would give a videotaped deposition under strict limitations in gal pal Samantha Ronson’s lawsuit if a tentative agreement proposed by Lohan’s attorneys is approved. Ronson is suing New York lawyer Martin Garbus for allegedly mishandling a defamation lawsuit she filed against celebrity blogger Perez Hilton, who reported she may have provided cocaine found in Lohan’s car following a …

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Jury awards injured cyclist’s parents $450,000 (Jefferson City News Tribune)
Friday October 31st 2008, 8:49 am Filed under Accident lawsuit

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – A Boone County jury has awarded nearly half a million dollars in a personal injury lawsuit filed by the parents of a University of Missouri student severely injured in a 2005 bicycle accident.

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