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Wrongful death lawsuit to be decided by jury
Wednesday July 30th 2014, 7:40 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A federal judge has ordered that a jury must determine if Bethlehem Area School District and one of its physical education teachers are responsible for the 2010 death of a Liberty High School student in Bethlehem. U.S. District Court Judge Joel H. Slomsky issued his order Wednesday. Fifteen-year-old Juanya Demore Spady died Dec. 2, 2010, only one month after transferring to Liberty High. That ... [News Source]

Kendrick Johnson family sues
Wednesday July 30th 2014, 9:19 am Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of Kendrick Johnson filed a wrongful death lawsuit against school officials claiming their lack of action led to his death at the hands of another student. [News Source]

Parents of Georgia teen found dead inside rolled-up gym mat file wrongful death lawsuit
Wednesday July 30th 2014, 3:01 am Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

VALDOSTA, Ga. — The parents of a South Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school filed a wrongful death lawsuit against local school administrators Monday. [News Source]

Parents sue Georgia school after teen found dead in gym mat
Tuesday July 29th 2014, 6:25 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Kendrick Johnson's parents filed a wrongful death lawsuit in order to subpoena witnesses and investigate the 17-year-old's death. The lawsuit, filed on Monday, claims the Lowndes County school system in south Georgia failed to investigate assaults and harassment that ultimately escalated and led to his death. "The focus has been placed on one or more of these kids," said the family's attorney ... [News Source]

Parents suing school system after son's body found inside gym mat
Tuesday July 29th 2014, 6:10 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against school administrators. [News Source]

Wrongful death lawsuit against Town of Cottageville set for August
Tuesday July 29th 2014, 6:04 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A lawsuit blaming the Town of Cottageville for the shooting death of a former mayor will go to trial in federal court on August 11. [News Source]

Wrongful death suit against school system in gym mat death
Tuesday July 29th 2014, 2:30 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The parents of Kendrick Johnson, the Georgia teen found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat, allege the negligence of local school administrators led to their son's death at the hands of one or more students [News Source]