Latest Personal Injury Law News

Drunk driver avoids jail time
Thursday January 27th 2011, 9:35 am Filed under Mirapex lawsuit

Sitting in the courtroom, her frail body trembling as tears streamed down her face, Joan Henderson didn't act like a woman who'd just dodged a jail sentence. [News Source]

Drunk driver avoids jail time
Thursday January 27th 2011, 9:35 am Filed under Mirapex lawsuit

Sitting in the courtroom, her frail body trembling as tears streamed down her face, Joan Henderson didn't act like a woman who'd just dodged a jail sentence. [News Source]

Drunk driver gets probation
Thursday January 27th 2011, 2:09 am Filed under Mirapex lawsuit

A Winnipeg woman charged in a drunk-driving crash that seriously injured a man has been sentenced to two years supervised probation, a drug and alcohol ban, mandatory counseling and a one-year driving suspension. [News Source]

No jail time for drunk driver who blamed medication
Wednesday January 26th 2011, 11:16 pm Filed under Mirapex lawsuit

A Winnipeg woman who drank up to six rum and cokes before hitting a man with her car was spared jail time Wednesday after a judge agreed her behaviour could be blamed on prescription medication. [News Source]

No jail time for drunk driver who blamed medication for near-deadly crash
Wednesday January 26th 2011, 8:29 pm Filed under Mirapex lawsuit

A woman who crushed a Winnipeg city worker while driving drunk — and then blamed a controversial medication for triggering the near-deadly crash — will not spend any time in jail. [News Source]

Medication side effects blamed for leading to woman’s excessive drinking, drunk-driving crash
Wednesday January 26th 2011, 7:33 pm Filed under Mirapex lawsuit

A Winnipeg woman charged in a drunk-driving crash that seriously injured a man has blamed a prescription drug for leading to excessive drinking. [News Source]

Winnipeg woman blames medication for drunk-driving crash
Wednesday January 26th 2011, 12:59 pm Filed under Mirapex lawsuit

A Winnipeg woman who crushed a city worker while driving impaired blames a controversial medication for triggering the almost-fatal crash. [News Source]