Latest Personal Injury Law News

Jury Awards $7.5M in Damages in Polar Care 500 Lawsuit
Tuesday July 31st 2012, 11:22 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A San Diego jury has just reached a verdict on punitive damages in the malpractice case that's been underway against Dr. David Chao for the past several months. [News Source]

San Francisco: Mother of man killed in police confrontation sues city
Tuesday July 31st 2012, 10:59 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO -- The mother of a Seattle man who died in a confrontation with San Francisco police at a transit stop in the city's Bayview District one year ago has filed a federal wrongful death and civil rights lawsuit against the city. [News Source]

San Francisco: Mother of man killed in police confrontation sues city
Tuesday July 31st 2012, 10:46 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO -- The mother of a Seattle man who died in a confrontation with San Francisco police at a transit stop in the city's Bayview District one year ago has filed a federal wrongful death and civil rights lawsuit against the city. [News Source]

Mother Files Federal Lawsuit In Fatal SFPD Confrontation
Tuesday July 31st 2012, 10:21 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The mother of a Seattle man who died in a confrontation with San Francisco police one year ago has filed a federal wrongful death and civil rights lawsuit against the city. [News Source]

Lawsuit: Jones County Hog Farm Dumped Animal Waste In Nearby Rivers, Creeks
Tuesday July 31st 2012, 10:18 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The North Carolina Environmental Justice Network, Waterkeeper Alliance and Neuse Riverkeeper Foundation filed a lawsuit in federal district court saying Taylor Finishing Incorporated and its owners are violating federal environmental laws. [News Source]

Mother of man who died while fleeing police suing city
Tuesday July 31st 2012, 10:01 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The mother of a Seattle man who died in a confrontation with San Francisco police at a transit stop in the city's Bayview District one year ago has filed a federal wrongful death and civil rights lawsuit against the city.  Police have said that Kenneth Harding Jr., 19, apparently shot himself during an exchange of gunfire with police as he ran away from two officers who sought to detain him for ... [News Source]

Oakland sued for wrongful death in connection to bicycle accident on Grizzly Peak Boulevard
Tuesday July 31st 2012, 5:56 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Family of Alameda man who fell off bike into oncoming car blames city for crash saying a faulty road, that the city knew about, caused bike to crash. [News Source]