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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...

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  • 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...

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  • Sep 20, 2011

Atlanta Lawyer Gets 25 Years for Deadly DUI Crash

An Atlanta lawyer has reportedly been sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges stemming from a drinking-related crash in 2006 that...

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  • 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...

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  • Sep 9, 2011

NHTSA Cracks Down on Drunk Drivers

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, drunk driving is one of the leading causes of death and injury on America’s roads.  The NHTSA...

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  • Sep 6, 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...

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  • Aug 18, 2011

FDA Mesh Warning: Transvaginal Mesh Complications Not Rare

On July 13, 2011, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a safety communication update on the serious complications of transvaginal surgical mesh placement. These...

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  • Aug 10, 2011

Construction Accident in Georgia Under OSHA Investigation

A construction accident in Georgia is currently under investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration after a worker fell from a ladder while working...

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  • Aug 4, 2011

New Law Aims to Reduce Brain Injury Risk

Alabama lawmakers have taken a positive step toward protecting children from brain injuries.  A new law went into effect in July of 2011 forbidding young...

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  • Jul 29, 2011

Boating Accident Victim Speaks After Losing Leg

After a boating accident that claimed his leg in February, Sal Pucciarelli has broken his silence and has described the horrifying experience from his perspective....

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  • Jul 26, 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 crash in Blue Ridge, Georgia that killed a 6-year-old girl and paralyzed...

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  • Jul 22, 2011

What Happens If I'm Injured on the Job?

The aftermath of a Florida workplace injury is often a confusing and overwhelming process, with the pursuit of compensation for workplace injuries often leaving injured...

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  • Jul 20, 2011

Despite Fatal Crash While Drowsy, Georgia Bus Driver Keeps License

Despite being drowsy in an October 2010 crash that took the life of a student, a Carroll County school bus driver will not lose his...

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  • Jul 20, 2011

Signing a Waiver May Not Prevent You from Filing Medical Malpractice Claim

Many people have the false impression that if they sign a waiver before a medical procedure they will be left without legal recourse if anything...

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  • Jul 15, 2011

Pills Pulled from Florida Pain Clinics After New Law

State agents seized over 105,000 leftover pills from Florida pain clinics that are no longer permitted to sell them under a new state law. Effective...

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  • Jul 15, 2011