Latest Personal Injury Law News

Family of officer involved shooting victim files lawsuit
Friday December 19th 2014, 7:52 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of a Louisville man killed by a Metro Police officer has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. [News Source]

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Settled with Host Mom for Santa Barbara’s Education First International
Thursday December 18th 2014, 9:21 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The settlement is pending final documentation, but its confidential terms were agreed upon this month, nearly a year and a half after Vinura Hareen Wijesinghe drowned in the pool of Judith Cooper, a longtime Carpinteria resident and a host for EF foreign-exchange students since 2012. [News Source]

Uterine Cancer Ethicon Morcellator Wrongful Death Lawsuit
Thursday December 18th 2014, 2:45 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A Missouri family has recently filed an uterine cancer lawsuit over power morcellators. The deceased woman’s family alleged that the morcellator device manufactured by Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon subsidiary caused cancer to be widely spread during a robotic hysterectomy. Ethicon Morcellator Wrongful Death Claim The wrongful death lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court […] [News Source]

Wrongful death civil suit of 7-year-old Shane Nichols settled
Wednesday December 17th 2014, 9:06 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A civil lawsuit involving the wrongful death of a 7-year-old boy in the Burnt Chimney area of Franklin County has been settled.  [News Source]

Indiana family files wrongful death lawsuit
Wednesday December 17th 2014, 5:24 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Raymond Murrell was charged with murder, first degree burglary and tampering with evidence                 [News Source]

John Crawford’s family sues Wal-Mart, Ohio town police for wrongful death
Tuesday December 16th 2014, 5:42 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The federal lawsuit follows a grand jury decision not to indict officers in the death of a black man holding a BB gun. [News Source]

CCSD court motion blames bullied 13-year-old for her own death
Tuesday December 16th 2014, 4:06 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The day before the first anniversary of Hailee Lamberth’s suicide, the family of the 13-year-old who is suing the Clark County School District over the bullying she experienced was shocked by a court filing that equated Hailee’s act with “murder.” [News Source]