When a person causes the untimely death of another through negligent behavior, the family of the deceased can usually file a wrongful death suit to seek compensation for their loss. A typical wrongful death lawsuit will attempt to recover for the deceased’s lost wages, the survivor’s loss of companionship and the expenses of a funeral service. FindLaw’s Wrongful Death News section is the preeminent source of news about wrongful death actions, and contains timely information about developments in the law and high-profile wrongful death cases.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — University of Maine running back Zedric Joseph has been arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing in Florida, officials said Wednesday.
Joseph was being held ...
READING, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has reinstated conspiracy to commit murder charges against two Allentown brothers for the 2007 beating death of a Kutztown University student.
The Reading ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Calling their opponents Satan worshippers and savages, anti-abortion lawmakers are urging allies to support one of their own to run for the White House.
The Susan B. Anthony ...
Pennsylvania laws exclude police officers from liability when accidental injuries or deaths occur in the line of duty. Exceptions to the liability exclusion, under constitutional statute 8542, include a government ...