Blog Posts in November, 2008

Travis Barker Files Lawsuit for Injuries Stemming from Plane Crash

Musician Travis Barker has filed a defective products claim against the owners of the Learjet plane involved September's famous plane crash. Barker's lawsuit is claiming that the manufacturer of the ...

Daughter Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit against Illinois Nursing Home

In Illinois, a daughter has filed a wrongful death claim against a nursing home in Streamwood. The woman, Patricia Gioia, claims that her mother dies after she was attacked by a fellow patient who is ...

Pennsylvania Family Wins Millions for Birth Injury Settlement

This past week, a jury in Lackawanna County awarded a Pennsylvania family a $20.5 million settlement for their birth injury lawsuit. The family filed the birth injury lawsuit because they claim that ...

Missouri Bicyclist Awarded $450,000 Settlement

In Missouri, a bicyclist was awarded $450,000 of a $1.8 million settlement last Tuesday. The bicyclist, and several others, had filed a lawsuit against the city of Columbia and Missouri Highways and ...

Auto Accident Lawsuit Settles in Illinois

A personal injury lawsuit has been settled against a man who allegedly caused an auto accident in Illinois. Lisa Longo claimed that Kris Lakin collided with her at an intersection in Alton, causing an ...

Rottweiler Fatally Mauls Baby Girl

A man in Warren, Michigan was sentenced to six months in jail and 3 years probation after his rottweiler fatally mauled an infant girl. Christopher Fura, 21, was sentenced to six months in jail and 3 ...

City Department Head Facing Sexual Harassment Allegations in Tennessee

In the city of Chattanooga, an administrative assistant is bringing sexual harassment charges against her boss. The woman is alleging that her boss, who is a Director at the office of General Services ...

Florida Mother Filing Lawsuit after Fatal School Bus Accident

In Marion County, Florida, a mother is filing a personal injury lawsuit after pulling her two young children from a burning school bus. Last month, a school bus caught fire after it was involved in a ...

Las Vegas Birth Injury Lawsuit Reinstated by Nevada Supreme Court

Recently, the Nevada Supreme Court ruled that a birth injury lawsuit in Las Vegas will be able to continue with legal proceedings, even though the case was beyond the statute of limitations. According ...

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Fatal Pittsburg Accident

According to PittsburgLive.com, the family members of a 28 year old West Newton woman are filing a wrongful death lawsuit. The young woman was killed in a motor vehicle accident in 2006 and her family ...

Texas Mother and Son Listed as Defendants in Child Accident Lawsuit

In Texas, a mother and son were named as defendants in a personal injury lawsuit. Margaret Mills, who is currently on trial for felony theft charges, and her son were listed as defendants in a car ...

City of Denver to Settle Accident Lawsuit

Rockymountainnews.com is reporting that the city of Denver has reached a personal injury settlement agreement for $25,000 with an Aurora woman that was injured during a motor vehicle accident. The ...

All Crane and Equipment Rental Corp. Subjected to another Personal Injury Lawsuit

In Charleston, West Virginia, another employee has filed a personal injury lawsuit against a St. Albans crane company, All Crane and Equipment Rental Corporation. The employee, Kevin Wiggins, filed ...

Parents Receive $11.4 Million For Child Brain Injury Lawsuit

The Associated Press is reporting that a jury recently awarded parents an $11.4 million dollar settlement after they filed a medical malpractice lawsuit on behalf of their child. The trial lasted ...