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Maryland bill would create birth injury fund
Saturday February 08th 2014, 6:05 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Some hospitals seek legislation to help with malpractice Prompted by recent multimillion-dollar medical malpractice judgments, Maryland lawmakers are pushing to create a fund to help pay for treating babies who suffer neurological injuries during birth.         [News Source]

Md. bill would create birth injury fund
Saturday February 08th 2014, 5:48 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Some hospitals seek legislation to help with malpractice Some hospitals seek legislation to help with malpractice         [News Source]

Carol Stream family files lawsuit against village, former paramedic
Saturday February 08th 2014, 3:23 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

CAROL STREAM – A wrongful-death lawsuit filed Friday against the village of Carol Stream and a former paramedic claims negligence in the Aug. 25, 2012 choking death of 81-year-old Armida Nonneman, according to media reports. [News Source]

Lily Lake case is appealed
Saturday February 08th 2014, 2:02 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The wrongful death lawsuit concerning the death of 8-year-old Jack Ariola Erenberg after contracting a rare brain infection was appealed Jan. 26. The appeal, filed by the boy’s father James Ariola, charged the city of Stillwater, the city’s Parks and Recreation Commission, Washington County and the state Department of Health with wrongful death, negligence, failure [...] [News Source]

World Cancer Report 2014 Finds that Prevention is as Important as Treatment in Battling Cancer, Reports Mesothelioma …
Saturday February 08th 2014, 9:30 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

Mesothelioma Law Firm Applauds the Work of the International Agency for Research on Cancer in Preparing this Critically Important Report (PRWeb February 08, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/02/prweb11566566.htm [News Source]

Carol Stream family suing village, paramedic over 2012 death
Saturday February 08th 2014, 9:09 am Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A Carol Stream family on Friday filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the village and a former paramedic, claiming negligence in the choking death of the two sons' 81-year-old mother. The suit claims that on Aug. 25, 2012, the village through its employee Carey Zabran, the paramedic, "willfully and wantonly breached its duty" to "provide services that were safe for individuals lawfully in its ... [News Source]

Lawsuit keeps veteran housing project alive
Saturday February 08th 2014, 12:29 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

The future of Freedom's Path is engaged in a simmering legal battle, with rising tensions over claims that the State of Georgia used unwritten rules, unnecessary delays and retaliation tactics to block project funding threatening to keep ailing veterans from finding the resources they need to succeed. [News Source]