Archive for September, 2010

Altering of McCourts’ marital agreement not grounds for throwing it out, attorney argues

Jamie McCourt had no interest in an ownership share of the Dodgers and is trying to get one now by diverting the attention of the court to a lawyer’s mistake, an attorney for Frank McCourt argued Wednesday. Jamie is staking…

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Painting a picture of homelessness in Tinton Falls

TINTON FALLS — MariBeth O’Neill’s house had the charms of Monmouth County suburbia — red flowers along the foundation, painted door and a sign saying, “There’s no place like home.”

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Embattled abortion doctor contends previous case bars N.J. from prosecuting him

A doctor under investigation for allegedly performing late-term abortions that were initiated in South Jersey and completed in Maryland contends New Jersey is “barred” from prosecution because it lost a similar case against him in the 1990s.

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Justice defends malpractice ruling

Locked in a battle to retain his seat on the Illinois Supreme Court, Justice Thomas Kilbride on Wednesday defended his vote in a decision this year that wiped out limits on medical malpractice claims.

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Court overturns Hot Springs malpractice verdict

The Arkansas Court of Appeals has thrown out a jury verdict in a medical malpractice case on grounds that leaving a sponge in a patient is not an automatic reason for liability.

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