Latest Personal Injury Law News

$10M lawsuit charges city killed ‘innocent’ man by denying him life-saving insulin while in custody
Saturday June 19th 2010, 11:03 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Peter Fort was working as a Rikers Island drug counselor, helping repair lives shattered by addiction, when he landed behind bars in March 2006. Twenty-four hours later, Fort was dead. [News Source]

Ex-assistant principal sues superintendent
Saturday June 19th 2010, 10:16 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Less than two weeks after a former Edenton-Chowan assistant principal filed a civil lawsuit against the Board of Education, she filed a second suit aimed at the schools’ superintendent. [News Source]

Kagan unscathed after revelations from past
Saturday June 19th 2010, 9:24 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Tens of thousands of pages worth of documents from Elena Kagan's past have left President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee relatively unscathed and important details about her still a mystery heading into confirmation hearings for a lifetime job as a justice. [News Source]

BP’s British shareholders to join US class actions over oil spill
Saturday June 19th 2010, 9:02 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

• More than 180 lawsuits filed relating to the spill in Gulf of Mexico • Lawyers will allege that BP management misrepresented its safety record British shareholders are to join a US class action lawsuit pursuing BP for alleged securities fraud over the Gulf of Mexico oil disaster, the Guardian has learned. American lawyers have already filed more than 180 lawsuits related to the spill, mostly ... [News Source]

Huge radiation risk: The hospital
Saturday June 19th 2010, 8:20 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

We fret about airport scanners, power lines, cell phones and even microwaves. It's true that we get too much radiation. But it's not from those sources - it's from too many medical tests. Americans get the most medical radiation in the world, even more than... Mobile phone - Radiation - Science and Technology - Cell Phones - Health Physics and Radiological Health [News Source]

A tale of a broken life, then a break
Saturday June 19th 2010, 8:16 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A tragic accident leads a homeless California man on a journey that is fraught with pain, disappointment, and finally, an outcome that may just turn his life around. [News Source]

Justice nominee unscathed by revelations from past
Saturday June 19th 2010, 8:04 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

ens of thousands of pages worth of documents from Elena Kagan’s past have left President Barack Obama’s Supreme Court nominee relatively unscathed and important details about her still a mystery heading into confirmation hearings for a lifetime job as a justice. [News Source]