Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots leaves the field after an injury. (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Keidel: NFL’s ‘Culture Of Coercion’ Destroying Players

A conga line of football icons is suing the NFL for negligence, malfeasance, malpractice, and just about everything short of global warming.


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Initiative To Reform Calif. Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Qualifies For Ballot

A wide-ranging initiative that would dramatically alter medical malpractice lawsuits in California has qualified for the November ballot, officials said Friday.


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Burbank Jury Awards Woman $4.5 Million In Malpractice Case

A Burbank jury has awarded a woman $4.5 million in a medical malpractice case she brought against a La Canada Flintridge physician after the death of her husband.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/06/2011

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Study: Doctors Order MRI, Imaging Tests To Avoid Lawsuits

A new study finds that MRI scans and other imaging tests are often done more for the doctor’s benefit than a patient’s.


Lindsay Lohan's lawyer Shawn Chapman Holley talks to Judge Marsha Revel during her hearing at the Beverly Hills Courthouse on July 6, 2010. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Lohan’s Lawyer In Legal Trouble

Lindsay Lohan’s lawyer may be facing a legal battle of her own.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2011

Rite Aid

Rite Aid Wins Wrongful Rx Suit

The drugstore chain won the malpractice case Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/03/2011


Judge OKs Illiterate Man’s Lawsuit Over Prescription Error

A self-described “illiterate male who stopped school at age 18” has won an early victory in his malpractice suit against Rite Aid.