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Council Finds Police Brutality Led to Woman’s Death

2012 LAPD Police Brutality Incident Led to Victim’s Death On Wednesday, October 14th, City Council members unanimously voted to award $2.5 million to Thomas’s children in the police brutality case for the pain and suffering they endured over the loss of their mother. Neither the attorneys who filed the wrongful death case, nor the Los Angeles … [Read more...]

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Alleging Deadly Police Brutality Filed

Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Claiming Police Brutality The grieving family of a 17-year-old boy, shot and killed in an altercation with a police officer, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Eaton County Sheriff’s Department and the arresting sergeant after a traffic stop in February led to serious police brutality that killed the … [Read more...]

Paul Walker’s Daughter Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Daughter of Actor Paul Walker Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Porsche Meadow Walker, the 16-year-old daughter of actor Paul Walker, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Porsche for contributing to her father’s death. Paul Walker is most famous for his recurring role in the “Fast and the Furious” franchise. Walker died in a … [Read more...]

Baltimore Offers Wrongful Death Settlement to Freddie Gray’s Family

Freddie Gray Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against City of Baltimore After Freddie Gray died in police custody in April, presumably due to police brutality, his family filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Baltimore for failing to protect one of its citizens. Now, the city has offered the grieving family a settlement in the civil lawsuit – … [Read more...]

Brown Estate Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit for Bobbi Kristina

Bobbi Kristina Brown’s Estate Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Partner The administrator for Bobbi Kristina Brown’s estate has officially filed a wrongful death lawsuit against her partner, Nick Gordon. The wrongful death lawsuit was filed on Friday, August 7th, and states that Gordon gave the 22-year-old daughter of Whitney Houston a … [Read more...]

Sandra Bland’s Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Family of Woman Found Dead in Jail Cell Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Police The family of Sandra Bland, who was found dead in a Texas jail cell last month, has filed a federal wrongful death lawsuit against the police department alleging that they failed to protect her while she was in custody. The federal wrongful death lawsuit names the … [Read more...]

Bruce Jenner Faces Wrongful Death Car Accident Lawsuit

Bruce Jenner Named Defendant in Wrongful Death Car Accident Lawsuit The stepchildren of a woman killed in a car accident involving Bruce Jenner have filed a wrongful death car accident lawsuit against the former Olympian, alleging negligence and reckless endangerment. The car accident victim was Kim Howe, 69, and her stepchildren William Howe … [Read more...]

Heart Clinic Deemed “Grossly Negligent” In Wrongful Death Lawsuit

SC Heart Clinic Failed to Inform Patient of Health Issues, Loses Wrongful Death Lawsuit A Richland County jury ruled in a wrongful death lawsuit that a local heart clinic was grossly negligent when it failed to warn a patient about his potential cardiac condition, and that the lack of knowledge contributed to the patient’s subsequent death from … [Read more...]

Original GM Faulty Ignition Switch Whistleblowers Win Lawsuit

Parents Who Lost Child to Faulty Ignition Switch in GM Vehicle Wins Whistleblower Lawsuit faulty ignition switch problem that plagued millions of GM vehicles and is responsible for the death of over 50 people have now settled their second whistleblower lawsuit with the major vehicle manufacturer. The victim, Brooke Melton, was driving her … [Read more...]

What Do You Do When the Driver Is at Fault and Underinsured?

Bruce Jenner Underinsured, May Not Cover Fatal Car Accident Victim's Damages: Although Bruce Jenner will not see criminal charges after he caused a fatal car accident, he could still face a wrongful death lawsuit if his insurance fails to cover the victim’s family’s costs, he was underinsured. “For a fatality, let’s say the jury awards $10 … [Read more...]

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