Latest Personal Injury Law News

Tenorio family sues Fierro, bars (Santa Fe New Mexican)
Thursday December 31st 2009, 11:34 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Get FREE Daily Headlines by email! The family of the pedestrian struck and killed by Carlos Fierro on Guadalupe Street in November 2008 filed a wrongful death lawsuit in state District Court on Wednesday. [News Source]

Tenorio family sues Fierro, bars (Santa Fe New Mexican)
Thursday December 31st 2009, 11:34 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Get FREE Daily Headlines by email! The family of the pedestrian struck and killed by Carlos Fierro on Guadalupe Street in November 2008 filed a wrongful death lawsuit in state District Court on Wednesday. [News Source]

Moose Lodge in Independence is sued over 2008 death (The Kansas City Star)
Thursday December 31st 2009, 11:28 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The widow of a man fatally beaten two years ago outside a Moose Lodge in Independence has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the lodge and its employees. The lawsuit, filed this week in Jackson County Circuit Court, alleges that the employees failed to take action to prevent or stop the attack on Leonard Joe Smith outside the lodge at 2537 Blue Ridge Blvd. [News Source]

Whatever happened to? Lely football star family’s wrongful death suit winds through court system (Marco Eagle)
Thursday December 31st 2009, 11:11 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

It has been nearly two years since Ereck Plancher, a former Lely High School football star, collapsed on a University of Central Florida practice field and later died. However, a wrongful death lawsuit filed by his family continues onward in the Orange County Circuit Court system. [News Source]

Top 10 environmental stories of 2009 in San Mateo County (Contra Costa Times)
Thursday December 31st 2009, 10:12 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

It's been a year of conflict over frogs, snakes, butterflies, development and other hot-button environmental issues here in San Mateo County. Some issues divided entire communities, such as the continuing stand off between golfers and environmental groups over the future of Sharp Park Golf Course [News Source]

Mock trial is ordered in Invista lawsuit (The News Virginian)
Thursday December 31st 2009, 8:50 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A “mock trial” behind closed doors is planned in a lawsuit filed by the DuPont Co. against privately held Invista, which bought much of DuPont’s textiles and interiors business several years ago. [News Source]

Defrocked Episcopal priest sues his own lawyer (The Philadelphia Inquirer)
Thursday December 31st 2009, 7:02 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

The Rev. David Moyer, the outspoken former Episcopal priest who unsuccessfully sued his bishop in 2008 for sacking him, has filed a malpractice lawsuit against the lawyer who represented him - often free - for many years in his battles with the diocese. [News Source]