Latest Personal Injury Law News

Mother of bus accident victim appeals dismissal of wrongful death lawsuit
Friday October 24th 2014, 5:27 am Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The Kansas woman who sued the Roaring Fork Transportation Authority after her daughter was struck and killed by a bus is taking the dismissal of her lawsuit to the Colorado Court of Appeals. read more [News Source]

Knoxville family one step closer to getting $3.25 million in wrongful death lawsuit
Friday October 24th 2014, 12:55 am Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A Knoxville family is now one step closer to being awarded a $3.25 million lawsuit against Mercy Health System, which is now owned by Tennova Healthcare. [News Source]

Dina Shacknai's attorney responds to suit ruling
Thursday October 23rd 2014, 5:13 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A judge ruled there is enough evidence to support claims in the Zahau family's suit. [News Source]

Dina Shacknai's lawyers respond to lawsuit ruling
Thursday October 23rd 2014, 5:07 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

PHOENIX -- Lawyers for a Valley woman accused in a lawsuit of murdering her ex-husband's new girlfriend call it "baseless and senseless." The response from Dina Shacknai’s attorneys follows the recent ruling in the wrongful death suit brought forth by the family of Rebecca Zahau. A U.S. District judge ruled last week that the plaintiffs' complaint contains the minimum sufficient allegations to ... [News Source]

Wrongful death suit in case of slain Calif. mayor
Wednesday October 22nd 2014, 3:41 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of slain Bell Gardens mayor Daniel Crespo says his wife shot him "with malice and in cold blood," she claims self-defense [News Source]

Brother of mayor shot to death by wife files $50M lawsuit
Tuesday October 21st 2014, 12:31 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The brother of slain Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo has filed a $50 million wrongful death lawsuit against his sister-in-law, claiming the mayor was shot 'with malice and in cold blood.' [News Source]

Hartford jury awards $7M in DOT worker death case
Tuesday October 21st 2014, 8:14 am Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of a state Department of Transportation supervisor struck and killed on Route 8 near the Waterbury-Naugatuck line in 2012 has been awarded nearly $7.3 million in a wrongful death lawsuit. [News Source]