Missouri trooper charged with drowning death of handcuffed suspect pleads guilty to minor boating offense
A Missouri state trooper — charged with the 2014 drowning death of a handcuffed man — has pleaded guilty to a lesser penalty as he faced a drawn-out trial.
Ellingson’s family won a $9 million wrongful death lawsuit last …
Family sues over fatal police shooting of Louisiana black man
The family of a black man killed last year by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city and police on Tuesday, alleging a history of excessive-force incidents and racism toward African-Americans.
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Family of Hoboken Derailment Victim Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit
The family of a woman killed when a New Jersey Transit commuter train slammed into a station last year filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Tuesday against the agency.
Fabiola Bittar de Kroon’s family is seeking unspecified compensatory damages in the …
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Family Of Alton Sterling Sues His Killers & City Of Baton Rouge
The five children of Alton Sterling, a black man who was shot to death past year by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against the city, the police chief and the officers, alleging a history of excessive force and …
Philando Castile’s family reaches $3M settlement in his death
The settlement to be paid to Valerie Castile will avoid a federal wrongful death lawsuit stemming from Philando Castile’s death.
The 32-year-old elementary school cafeteria worker was killed by St. Anthony officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop …
Ex-Knick Marcus Camby sued over autistic nephew’s drowning
Former NBA player Marcus Camby has been named defendant in a wrongful death lawsuit over the drowning of his 9-year-old autistic nephew in a pond on Camby’s Houston-area property last Thanksgiving.
The federal lawsuit, filed Thursday by the …
Ferguson attorney: Brown family settlement $1.5 million
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The insurance company for the city of Ferguson, Missouri, paid $1.5 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit filed by Michael Brown’s parents, the city attorney said Friday.
Attorney Apollo Carey disclosed the amount in an email in …
Expert troubled by claims of wrongful deaths at Syracuse nursing home
Four families have filed lawsuits over the past five years claiming a loved one died because of poor care at a Syracuse nursing home that’s under state criminal investigation.
The four wrongful death lawsuits filed against James …
Family of Ohio teen killed by brain-eating amoeba files wrongful death suit against whitewater rafting facility
The family of an Ohio 18-year-old killed after contracting a brain-eating amoeba during a whitewater rafting trip has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against an outdoor North Carolina recreation facility.
Lauren Seitz died in June 2016 from …