High-Profile Wrongful Death Lawsuits Happening Now

Lloyd family attorney says lawsuit will proceed

https://www.bostonglobe.com/2017/05/09/lloyd-family-attorney-says-lawsuit-will-proceed/fv7VInBxfBvI9tjX2YSYuN/story.htmlAn attorney for the family of Odin L. Lloyd said Tuesday that their wrongful death lawsuit against the estate of Aaron Hernandez will not be derailed by a judge’s decision Tuesday to vacate his criminal conviction.

Douglas K. Sheff, an attorney for …

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Daughter awarded $300K in wrongful death lawsuit against Colonial Manor

http://wydaily.com/2017/05/09/daughter-awarded-300k-in-wrongful-death-lawsuit-against-colonial-manor/The daughter of a woman who died after a serious fall at Colonial Manor Senior Living in Williamsburg has been awarded $300,000 in damages in a wrongful death lawsuit.

Following expert testimony from a neurological surgeon and a registered nurse, …

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Mount Pleasant settles Danroy Henry wrongful death lawsuit

http://www.lohud.com/story/news/local/2017/05/09/danroy-henry-jr-mount-pleasant-settlement/314121001/The family of Danroy “DJ” Henry Jr., a Pace University student shot and killed by police outside a Thornwood bar in 2010, have settled their final civil lawsuit in …

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Wrongful-death suit filed in Blue Springs drowning

http://www.gainesville.com/news/20170509/wrongful-death-suit-filed-in-blue-springs-drowningThe family of a 16-year-old who drowned at Blue Springs Park while swimming at night last summer has sued the operators of the park in a wrongful death lawsuit.

The lawsuit contends that the park’s owners didn’t do enough to ensure swimmer safety, …

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Wrongful death lawsuit filed in Codi Joyce case

http://www.wpxi.com/news/top-stories/wrongful-death-lawsuit-filed-in-codi-joyce-case/519876478His father, John Joyce said the family decided to file the lawsuit against the people he says are responsible for his son’s death.

“We hope the civil case exposes the truth and brings justice for my son,” Joyce said.

“He was basically gang-beaten and …

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Wrongful death lawsuit against city of Billings moved to federal court

http://billingsgazette.com/news/local/wrongful-death-lawsuit-against-city-of-billings-moved-to-federal/article_3683d78a-28dd-52f4-a134-bbcd180b78d7.htmlA wrongful death lawsuit filed against the city of Billings by the family of a man shot in 2014 by a Billings police officer during a traffic stop has been moved into federal court.

The city, along with defendants Police Chief Rich St. John, Officer …

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Family files wrongful death lawsuit after CDA boating accident

http://www.kxly.com/news/family-files-wrongful-death-lawsuit-after-cda-boating-accident-1/481413234SPOKANE, Washington
Unsafe boating has caused multiple deaths in the Inland Northwest in recent years.

Right now there are three different lawsuits underway involving accidents on local waterways where the skippers are accused of negligent or unsafe …

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Wrongful death lawsuit filed against suspect in Lake Coeur d’Alene boat crash

http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2017/may/03/wrongful-death-lawsuit-filed-against-suspect-in-la/Higgens Point overlooking Lake Coeur d’Alene on Nov. 27, 2016.

A boat allegedly operated by Dennis Magner crashed into a second boat in July of last year, killing its operator and two passengers.

Families of the victims have filed a wrongful death …

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Family of drowned teen files wrongful death lawsuit – KXLY Spokane

http://www.kxly.com/news/local-news/family-of-drowned-teen-files-wrongful-death-lawsuit/479294707KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho
The family of a Coeur d’Alene teenager who died in a boating accident in 2015 has filed a lawsuit, claiming others were responsible for their child’s death.

16-year old Reggie Nault fell from a boat while out with friends on …

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3 elements of successful wrongful death lawsuits

Could a wrongful death lawsuit help ease your financial burden and, thus, some of the stress stemming from your loved one’s passing?

Perhaps.

Looking to judge your case’s potential viability?

Here are three elements of successful wrongful death litigation …

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Family of woman killed in wrong-way crash files wrongful death lawsuit

http://www.news4jax.com/news/florida/st-johns-county/family-of-woman-killed-in-wrong-way-crash-files-wrongful-death-lawsuitST. JOHNS COUNTY, Florida
A Jacksonville attorney has filed a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of the family a St. Augustine woman who died in wrong-way crash on Interstate 95.

In December, troopers said, Jennifer Levin was driving an Audi Q5 north in …

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Saratoga: Wrongful death suit filed in sergeant’s shooting of 86-year-old vet

http://www.mercurynews.com/2017/04/28/saratoga-wrongful-death-suit-filed-in-sergeants-shooting-of-86-year-old-vet/The lawsuit cites nine complaints for damages, including wrongful death by negligence and battery, inadequate training, lack of due process, violation of the Fourth Amendment and bystander emotional distress.

“The incident itself still troubles her to …

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Parents of Slain Missouri Girl Settle Wrongful-Death Lawsuit

https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/missouri/articles/2017-04-28/parents-of-slain-missouri-girl-settle-wrongful-death-lawsuitWood has yet to stand trial, but the News-Leader has reported he’s willing to spend the rest of his life in prison if, in exchange, the Greene County prosecutor drops his pursuit of the death penalty.

Last week, Barfield said she wants prosecutors to …

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Third wrongful death lawsuit alleges nursing home abandoned patient

http://www.times-standard.com/article/NJ/20170427/NEWS/170429895The Eureka Rehabilitation and Wellness Center and its owning company Brius Healthcare Services is named as a defendant in a March wrongful death lawsuit.

The complaint alleges the facility abandoned a 65-year-old blind patient with mental illness at a Eureka hotel …

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