Latest Personal Injury Law News

Building collapse victim’s family files first wrongful death lawsuit
Tuesday September 03rd 2013, 11:36 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of Haverford High School alumnus Mary Lea Simpson, one of six people killed in the June 5 collapse of a Salvation Army Thrift Store in Center City, has filed a wrongful death suit against individuals and entities they claim “could and should have acted to prevent a result they actually predicted.” [News Source]

Demorest issues statement regarding racial discrimination lawsuit
Tuesday September 03rd 2013, 10:41 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

DEMOREST - The City of Demorest on Tuesday released a statement regarding a racial discrimination lawsuit filed against it by one of its police officers. [News Source]

Wrongful death lawsuit filed in cyclist death
Tuesday September 03rd 2013, 10:05 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of a woman killed riding her bike in San Francisco filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a food distributor and their truck driver. [News Source]

Expected front-runners bow out of San Diego mayor's race
Tuesday September 03rd 2013, 9:51 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

By Ned Randolph SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - Two politicians viewed as potential front-runners to replace disgraced former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, who resigned in the face of a sexual harassment lawsuit, said Tuesday they would not run, leaving the race wide open. At least 16 candidates have filed their intention to run in the November 19 election, with more expected before the September 20 ... [News Source]

Sandusky prosecutors: Penn State put school's prestige above abuse
Tuesday September 03rd 2013, 7:47 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Frank Fina and Joseph McGettigan tell "60 Minutes Sports" they don't believe Joe Paterno was part of conspiracy to conceal Jerry Sandusky's crimes [News Source]

Triad mattress maker faces federal discrimination lawsuit
Tuesday September 03rd 2013, 6:52 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A family owned mattress manufacturer in Thomasville is facing a federal lawsuit, saying the company subjected black employees to a racially hostile work environment. [News Source]

Family Sues Over Philadelphia Building Collapse Death
Tuesday September 03rd 2013, 5:34 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The first wrongful-death lawsuit over a Philadelphia building collapse has been filed by the family of an art school graduate killed inside a thrift store. [News Source]