Latest Personal Injury Law News

Wrongful death against Gulf Coast casino dismissed
Saturday March 22nd 2014, 8:17 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The suit accused IP Casino of serving free drinks to a medicated man to the point of drunkenness and later death. [News Source]

Former Galveston deputy constable wins sexual harassment lawsuit
Saturday March 22nd 2014, 6:51 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A Galveston County jury has awarded more than $550,000 in back pay and damages to a former county employee who was sexually harassed by his then constable boss. [News Source]

Former Galveston deputy constable wins lawsuit
Saturday March 22nd 2014, 6:33 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - A Galveston County jury awarded more than $550,000 in back pay and damages Friday to a former county employee who accused his boss at the time of sexual harassment. The Galveston County Daily News reported (http://bit.ly/1gmUKRn ) that the jury deliberated for five hours ... [News Source]

Former Galveston deputy constable wins lawsuit
Saturday March 22nd 2014, 3:46 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — A Galveston County jury awarded more than $550,000 in back pay and damages Friday to a former county employee who accused his boss at the time of sexual harassment. Gist resigned from the constable's office in 2011 after the district attorney's office began investigating Gist's attempt to get video evidence of the harassment. Barry Willey, who represented Galveston County ... [News Source]

Female K-9 officer wins $7.5M in sexual harassment lawsuit
Saturday March 22nd 2014, 12:58 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Tanisha Ross-Paige was awarded $300,000 in compensatory damages and $7.2million in punitive damages from the St. Louis Board of Police Commissioners for sexual harassment and retaliation. [News Source]

Family appeals dismissal of Miss. casino suit
Saturday March 22nd 2014, 12:22 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The family of Bryan Lee Glenn is asking a federal appeals court to let them pursue a wrongful death lawsuit that alleges a Biloxi, Miss., casino kept serving drinks to the man while he was drunk. Glenn, 30, collapsed in his hotel room at ... [News Source]

General Motors Sued Over Crash That Killed Teens, Left Driver Brain-Damaged
Saturday March 22nd 2014, 10:52 am Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

General Motors has been hit with another wrongful death lawsuit over its delay in recalling vehicles with faulty ignition switches. [News Source]