Latest Personal Injury Law News

Court says employers must adjust for workers’ religious practices
Thursday May 22nd 2014, 8:45 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

The state Supreme Court finds that the Washington Law Against Discrimination implicitly requires employers to reasonably accommodate a worker’s religious beliefs [News Source]

Attorney explains lawsuit against Allman, production companies
Thursday May 22nd 2014, 7:50 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

An attorney for the family of Sarah Jones is revealing new details about the lawsuit filed over their daughter's death. [News Source]

No headline – Jail_lawsuit
Thursday May 22nd 2014, 6:07 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A woman held on drug charges in the Wichita County Jail in 2012 filed a suit against Wichita County and other entities for allowing her to deliver her baby in solitary confinement without help, resulting in the infant’s death. [News Source]

Environmental groups sue Army Corps of Engineers
Thursday May 22nd 2014, 6:00 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Groups want corps to stop Mississippi River projects until it finishes new environmental study. [News Source]

Father of woman killed filming Allman movie in Ga. says lawsuit part of safety 'wake-up call'
Thursday May 22nd 2014, 5:40 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

SAVANNAH, Ga. - The father of a young woman killed by a train on the set of a movie about Gregg Allman said Thursday the family is suing the singer and filmmakers as part of a "wakeup call" to make Hollywood safer. Sarah Jones' parents filed a wrongful death lawsuit Wednesday against the Allman Brothers Band singer and producers of the film "Midnight Rider." The 27-year-old camera assistant died ... [News Source]

Father: Allman film lawsuit part of 'wake-up call'
Thursday May 22nd 2014, 5:39 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The father of a young woman killed by a train on the set of a movie about Gregg Allman said Thursday the family is suing the singer and filmmakers as part of a "wakeup call" to make Hollywood safer. [News Source]

Ex-CNN employee William Kane claims he was fired for being gay
Thursday May 22nd 2014, 5:09 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

William Kane claims he had always worn bright colors to work and that it only became an issue after he revealed his same-sex engagement and so his boss learned of his sexuality. [News Source]