911 lawsuit settled for $685k

Murder-suicide prompted policy change Created On: Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009, 1:46 PM EST ·         Reporter: Kim Holland ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The city of Albuquerque has agreed to pay the family of a woman who was…

NFL, Stringer's widow settle lawsuit

Updated: January 26, 2009, 4:25 PM ET Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The widow of Minnesota Vikings lineman Korey Stringer reached a settlement with the NFL over his heatstroke death during training camp in 2001. Under an agreement with…

First lawsuit filed in DIA crash

By John C. Ensslin, Rocky Mountain News Published January 12, 2009 at 7:07 p.m. Updated January 13, 2009 at 6:51 a.m. …Two Texas women filed what appears to be the first lawsuit in connection with the crash of a Continental Airlines…

Parlin man gets $750G verdict for injuries at amusement arcade

By KEN SERRANO - Staff writer - January 7, 2009 MyCentralJersey.com MIDDLESEX COUNTY —A 53-year-old Parlin man was awarded $750,000 by a jury in Superior Court, New Brunswick for injuries from a fall he contended happened after he…

Investigators probe copter crash in the Sierra Nevadas

By Kevin Smith, Staff Writer Sgvtribune.com Posted: 01/07/2010 11:13:58 PM PST     A federal investigation is under way to determine the cause of a helicopter crash in the Sierra Nevadas that occurred Wednesday when the craft hit an…

Lawsuit cites football helmet for injury

January 3, 2009 By James D. Wolf Jr. Post-Tribune correspondent VALPARAISO -- A former Chesterton High School football player alleges that a faulty helmet he was told to use has caused almost daily headaches and other complications. Daniel…

Florida settles lawsuit; drivers get $1 each

By Steve Bousquet, Times/Herald Tallahassee Bureau In Print: Friday, January 16, 2009 TALLAHASSEE — Facing a $3.5-billion deficit next year, Florida desperately needs all the money it can get. But millions more will disappear because…