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Florida Ranks as Most Dangerous State for Pedestrians

According to a report by Washington-based Transportation for America (T4A), Florida is the most dangerous state for pedestrians. Using a devised rating system called the...

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  • Jul 7, 2011

Casey Anthony to Give Deposition at Morgan and Morgan's Orlando Office

Morgan and Morgan has subpoenaed Casey Anthony in a defamation case alleging that Kissimmee woman Zenaida Gonzalez suffered damages as a result of Anthony’s false...

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  • Jul 7, 2011

Florida Parasailing Death Results from Boat Malfunction

The U.S. Coast Guard and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are investigating the events of a catastrophic maritime accident that led to the...

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  • Jul 5, 2011

FDA Implements Graphic Cigarette Warnings

In the first major overhaul in 25 years, the FDA has implemented new, graphic labels that tobacco companies will be forced to use for packaging...

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  • Jul 1, 2011

SSRI Birth Defects Reportedly Linked to Popular Antidepressants

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are a class of antidepressants including the popular drugs Zoloft, Paxil, Lexapro, Prozac, and Celexa that have come under heightened...

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  • Jun 28, 2011

Georgia Truck Accident Leaves DOT Worker Injured

A Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT) worker, 27-year-old Troy Moore of Conyers, was injured when he was struck by a tractor trailer along Interstate 85...

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  • Jun 28, 2011

Steps to Take After an Auto Accident

Whether you’re a new driver or a veteran on the road, you should always be prepared in the event of an auto accident. Because millions...

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  • Jun 23, 2011

SNIGLAR Cribs Recall Issued Due to Mattress Support Collapse

IKEA has issued a SNIGLAR crib recall, affecting 20,000 cribs in the U.S. and 6,000 cribs in Canada. Reportedly, the bolts provided with certain SNIGLAR...

  • H. Scott Bates
  • Jun 16, 2011

Georgia Medical Malpractice Law Requires Insurance Disclosure from Doctors

Georgia physicians must disclose whether they have medical malpractice insurance, according to a new malpractice law signed by Georgia Governor Nathan Deal. Doctors will now...

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  • Jun 16, 2011

Crown Vic Worries Confirmed by Balls of Fire

In a string of stories that appear eerily similar to those about the Ford Pinto in the 1970’s, the worries about the Ford Crown Victoria...

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  • Jun 13, 2011

Florida Statutes of Limitations and How It Affects Your Case

If you want to file a lawsuit, there is a certain period of time during which a case can be filed; this is called the...

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  • Jun 2, 2011

Coal Mine Disaster Result of Owner's Negligence

According to the New York Times, a comprehensive investigation assembled by a team of independent contractors discovered a “pattern of negligence” caused the 2010 West Virginia...

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  • May 23, 2011

Pharmaceutical Companies Found Complicit in Nursing Home Overmedication

Pharmaceutical companies may have illegally promoted atypical antipsychotic drugs (AAP) for dangerous off-label uses in nursing homes, according to report by the Department of Health...

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  • May 16, 2011

Pick Your Attorney Carefully

I am Joe Taraska, a trial attorney with Morgan and Morgan. Over the last 38 years of practice one of the most [frequent legal questions]...

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  • Mar 30, 2011

Ford F-150 Recall: Airbag Deployment

Ford Motors is issuing a recall of 144,000 F-150 pickup trucks from the model years of 2005 and 2006. Following an investigation by the National...

  • H. Scott Bates
  • Mar 24, 2011