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Personal Injury

The Dangers of Bus Stops

The Dangers of Bus Stops

By Personal Injury

In November 2018, three children in Indiana were killed while crossing the street to get to their school bus.  Why? Because the driver who struck and killed them did not stop, despite the fact that the bus’s stop-arm was engaged. The National Association of State Directors and Pupil Transportation Services…

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Scooter Class-Action

By Personal Injury

Scooters are a fun and easy way to get around town.  But, according to a class-action lawsuit that originated in California, they can also lead to substantial injuries, both to pedestrians and riders themselves. The lawsuit, recently filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, cites chipped teeth, bruises, broken bones, and…

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Murder at Cornell

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On August 28, 2016, Ithaca College sophomore, Anthony Nazaire, attended a fraternity party at Omega Psi Phi on Cornell University’s campus during orientation week. After the party, a large fight broke out, and Mr. Nazaire was stabbed to death. Mr. Nazaire’s mother, Katia Toussaint, has filed a lawsuit on behalf…

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Dollywood Disaster

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Last July, Melissa Stone suffered an injury while on a ride at Dollywood. She is seeking millions in compensation for these injuries that allegedly resulted from a ride on the RiverRush Water Coaster at the Dollywood Splash Country Water Adventure Park. According to Ms. Stone, her raft reached the peak…

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Are Your Lost Pants Worth $67 Million?

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A former administrative law judge sued his dry cleaners for $67 million for allegedly losing his pants.  The District of Columbia Board of Professional Responsibility ruled that a stayed suspension was too light a punishment for him. Roy Pearson, Jr. initially sought $1,150 as compensation for Hickey-Freeman pants that his…

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$200,000 Personal Injury Scam

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A Manhattan lawsuit charges that a bankrupt ambulance-chaser scammed $200K from a cash-advance company that did business with her clients.   Marina Trubitsky filed bogus, inflated and/or contrived personal-injury claims on behalf of her clients.  She then induced the cash-advance firm, Green Legal Funding of Queens, to work with at…

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