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Family of Killed Bicyclist Files Lawsuit

The family of a Groupon employee who was killed while riding his bike in Old Town has filed a lawsuit against the man accused of crashing into him, and the company he owns. Bobby Cann was riding home from work … Continue reading

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Toyota settles wrongful death lawsuit

By ANDREW DALTON Associated Press January 18, 2013 2:28AM LOS ANGELES — Toyota Motor Corp. has settled what was to be the first in a group of hundreds of pending wrongful death and injury lawsuits involving sudden, unintended acceleration by … Continue reading

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Second lawsuit filed against Planned Parenthood after woman dies during abortion

SUN-TIMES MEDIA WIRE January 4, 2013 12:16PM The father of a young child whose mother died after a July 2012 abortion filed a wrongful death lawsuit Thursday against Planned Parenthood of Illinois and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Tonya Reaves, 24, died … Continue reading

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Nursing home blamed in wrongful death lawsuit

By Jennifer Delgado Tribune reporter 6:14 p.m. CST, January 2, 2013 A South Side nursing home is being sued for wrongful death after one of its patients died from an alleged overdose of medication prescribed by her doctors. In a … Continue reading

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Family of man left alone in ER after asthma attack wins $7M judgment

BY LISA DONOVAN Cook County Reporter ldonovan@suntimes.com August 1, 2012 8:26PM A Cook County jury has awarded $7 million to the family of a Chicago man who was being treated for an asthma attack but was left alone in a … Continue reading

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Eatery settles wrongful death suit for $1.1 million

Harriet McLeod Reuters 2:25 p.m. CDT, August 6, 2012 CHARLESTON, South Carolina (Reuters) – The owner of a South Carolina restaurant has agreed to pay $1.1 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a man … Continue reading

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Parents sue over daughter’s death at hotel

Chicago schoolteacher died after sliding down railing at Palmer House Hilton July 26, 2012 The parents of a Chicago schoolteacher who fell four stories to her death at the Palmer House Hilton have filed a wrongful-death lawsuit, alleging the hotel … Continue reading

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Wrongful death lawsuit in 2011 drowning at Geneva dam

By Harry Hitzeman Relatives of a Naperville man who died last August saving a child from drowning near a dam along the Fox River in Geneva has sued the city for wrongful death, arguing the city knew about the dangers … Continue reading

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Father of teen killed on camping trip sues tour company

The father of a Lake Forest teen killed by a falling tree while on a student camping trip in Wyoming last summer has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the tour operators. Elizabeth Burns of Lake Forest was helping set … Continue reading

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Readers talk insurance, accidents during chat with personal injury lawyer

LAUREN BOYER York Daily Record, Pa. 1:10 p.m. CDT, May 9, 2012 YORK, Pa. Teens driving. Treading through icy parking lots. Super gluing. These, and other potentially hazardous activities, were discussed Friday in a ydr.com live chat featuring attorney Gregory … Continue reading

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