Archive for September, 2011

Nursing Home Case Spotlights West Virginia’s Malpractice Damages Cap

Lawyers for a West Virginia nursing home are preparing to take a case to the state’s Supreme Court on the grounds that a $91.5 million jury award should be reduced under the state’s medical malpractice law. In August, after a …

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Amanda Knox: Three Countries, Three Different Portrayals

In the few days, Amanda Knox will either be set free or ordered to remain in jail, from where she will most certainly file another, final appeal against her murder conviction. Whatever the Italian appellate judge and jury decide to do with her and her onetime boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito, one thing will remain unchanged: people living in three different countries already have reached very …

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Illinois Accident Lawyer Applauds Fifth Year of ‘Operation Teen Safe Driving’

Chicago personal injury attorney Patrick A. Salvi of Salvi, Schostok and Pritchard P.C. says adults should model proper driving behavior taught by teenager-led program. (PRWeb September 30, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/illinois-accident-lawyers/teen-driving-crashes/prweb8841851.htm

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Florida Personal Injury Lawyer Supports NTSB Proposal to Ban Cell Phone Use by Truck Drivers

Attorney Philip DeBerard, III, of South Florida’s Philip DeBerard, Injury Attorney, calls for a prohibition of cell phone use by commercial drivers, and he vows to fight for those injured by such negligent practices. (PRWeb September 30, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/florida-injury-lawyer/truck-driving-accidents/prweb8841957.htm

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Ex-Attorney In Corruption Case To Stay Behind Bars

Federal prosecutors indicated Wednesday that they will seek to keep former attorney Lawrence Davidson behind bars while he faces a series of criminal charges, including several tied to his disappearance five years ago before his money laundering trial. U.S.

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