Recent Articles (page 56)
Medication Mix-Up Leads to Patient's Death
The family of a deceased Florida man is suing the hospital that they claim killed their dad, husband, and brother. Richard Smith, 79, was admitted...
- Nov 24, 2011
Medical Malpractice Award of $10.3M Upheld by Florida Court
According to the Palm Beach Post, the Florida Supreme Court has let stand a $10.3 million verdict awarded to the widow of a man who...
- Nov 11, 2011
Fatal Jaywalking Case: Raquel Nelson to be Retried
Raquel Nelson will receive a second chance to be acquitted of charges against her in a jaywalking accident that led to the death of her...
- Nov 8, 2011
World-Class Wheelchair Athlete Hit by Car in DUI Hit-and-Run
South African Krige Schabort, a world-class wheelchair racer, was injured in a hit-and-run accident that was allegedly caused by a man driving under the influence....
- Nov 3, 2011
Construction Accident Leads to $15 Million Settlement
Workers injured in a construction accident in the Atlanta Botanical Gardens have settled with project contractors for more than $15 million. The accident occurred when...
- Oct 25, 2011
Concussions, Brain Injuries on the Rise in Youth
According to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, more children are visiting the emergency room with traumatic brain injuries, including concussions. According to a...
- Oct 21, 2011
Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed by Family of Promising Football Player
The premature death of football player Ja’Quayvin Smalls has reportedly led to a wrongful death lawsuit against the athletic personnel at Western Carolina University, where...
- Oct 14, 2011
DUI Accident Kills Georgia College Student
A student at the University of West Georgia (UWG) was reportedly killed on Saturday when his motorcycle struck the side of a car that had...
- Oct 6, 2011
YMCA Brain Injury Lawsuit Settles
Three years ago, 17-year-old Cody Roszina suffered a brain injury at the Cherokee County YMCA. Last week, his brain injury lawsuit was settled for just...
- Sep 27, 2011
Legoland Florida Avoids Government Regulations for Ride Inspections
Legoland Florida, a new theme park in Polk County set to open next month, has sidestepped government oversight concerning the safety of its rides, due...
- Sep 27, 2011
Florida Trucker Arrested in Fatal Crash Had Long Criminal History
A Florida truck driver that caused a fatal crash in Columbus, Nebraska in August had a long criminal history, according to the Columbus Telegram. John...
- Sep 23, 2011
Family May File Wrongful Death Suit Against Nightclub Owners
A family in Palmetto is preparing to file a Florida wrongful death lawsuit against the owners of a nightclub for negligent security. The deceased, 25-year-old...
- Sep 20, 2011
Cell Phone Use While Driving Can Be Costly
Though the use of a cell phone to call or text is perfectly legal in the state of Florida, many drivers are finding that this...
- Sep 9, 2011
Defective Florida Chinese Drywall Supplier Must Disclose Insurance, Assets
In a new development in the ongoing Chinese drywall litigation, a supplier of the defective material has received a court order to disclose the amount...
- Aug 18, 2011
Alcohol-Related Auto Accident Kills 6-Year-Old, Paralyzes 3-Year-Old
Alcohol has been cited by Georgia State Police as a factor in a car crash in Blue Ridge]1, Georgia that killed a 6-year-old girl and...
- Jul 22, 2011