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Category : Wrongful Death
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    When a family loses a loved one due to someone’s negligence or error, they may choose to file a wrongful death lawsuit. The filing of a lawsuit is well within a family’s legal rights to sue the person responsible for their loved one’s death. One thing to consider, however, after a settlement is the tax […]

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    A trial that many are calling unusual began last week. A teenage girl stands accused of involuntary manslaughter after prosecutors say she talked a boy she called her boyfriend into killing himself. It was through a series of texts that the girl goaded the boy into committing suicide. The girl has not testified, but the […]

  • sad moment Elementary Age Bullying in Schoolyard

    Online bullying is a bigger problem today than it has ever been. There have been several cases in the press that detail preteens and teenagers committing suicide as a result of the pressures that bullying can bring. Whether it is completely online or in person, bullying can have devastating consequences. When a child commits suicide, […]

  • Red legal book and gavel on table

    When a loved one is killed by another person’s actions or negligence in California, you may be able to recover financial compensation through a wrongful death lawsuit. Though no amount of money can heal the pain of losing a loved one, it can help you cover many expenses, such as final medical bills and funeral […]

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    When a loved one dies in an accident due to someone’s error or negligence, certain surviving family members may be legally able to file a wrongful death lawsuit. In most states, there is an order of those who may file suit. For example, if there is a surviving spouse, that is the person who must […]

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    In July of 2015, Sandra Bland was pulled over for failing to use her turn signal. The encounter soon escalated, and the police officer who pulled her over alleged she assaulted him. He used this reason to arrest her, transporting her to the local county jail. Her bail was set for $5,000, which was never […]

  • Over the past year, news of a deadly strain of antibiotic-resistant bacteria spreading through hospitals has rocked the medical community. Known as CRE, or carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, this type of bacteria is resistant to the powerful antibiotic carbapenem, which is used as a last resort to stave off infection. The first reports of such infections came from the UCLA […]

  • One of the hottest buzzwords in the past year has been “superbug.” These nasty little bacteria are said to be a result of the over-prescription of antibiotics over the past few decades. As we have introduced more antibiotics into our systems, the bacteria that survived the drugs grew more traits to resist medicines in the […]

  • School shootings are an unfortunate part of modern American life. In fact, since the Sandy Hook incident on December 14, 2012, a gun has been fired on school grounds 186 times — nearly once a week. The most recent shooting at UCLA took the lives of two people on June 1. How, new details have […]

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    On the surface, wrongful death and personal injury claims can seem quite different. However, the method that attorneys use to pursue damages for these claims can result in many similarities. At the heart of both causes of action is the assertion that a loss was directly caused by a responsible party, named as the defendant. […]

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