How are Wrongful Death Lawsuits Paid Out?

Categories: Wrongful Death

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A wrongful death lawsuit is a claim brought against a defendant for causing someone’s death purposely or negligently. Under Georgia law, wrongful death claims are allowed by the estate of the deceased to cover the financial loses from their loved one’s death. The suit can be filed by a personal representative of the estate or…

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Lawsuit Filed in Death of Powerboat Racer

Categories: Wrongful Death

Jeffrey Tillman was a powerboat racer known for his successful handling of catamarans in the Fort Lauderdale area. He was killed in 2011, along with one other racers when his catamaran did a reverse flip and crashed inside the Key West Harbor. Thousands of fans watched the death, shocked by the sudden turn of events…

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Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Georgia Store Owner

Categories: Personal Injury

The family of a 16-year old boy filed a lawsuit on his behalf on Friday, November 8th after the teenager died when he consumed synthetic marijuana. According to the lawsuit, a store owner in Atlanta contributed to the teenager’s death by selling him the harmful drug. The family argues that the store owner should have…

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Car & Scooter Collide, 1 Victim Dead

Categories: Car Accidents

A tragic accident claimed the life of a 21 year old female vicitim this past Monday in North Carolina. According to police reports, the young woman was driving her scooter and going south down the street when a Chrysler 300 collided into her. Sadly, the power of the collision was enough to take her life,…

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