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Negligence

A twin-engine Cessna crashed into a hangar at Santa Monica Airport after landing. (credit: Valerie Vanderwest/UGC)

Wrongful-Death Lawsuit Filed In Santa Monica Plane Crash

Three sons who lost their mother in a plane crash at Santa Monica Airport filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against the estate of the aircraft’s pilot, alleging negligence.

11/05/2013

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Father Of Man Fatally Struck By Metro Bus While Chasing Dog Sues Agency

Walter Shelby, Jr. filed claims in Los Angeles Superior Court Thursday, claiming Metro was negligent in the death of his son, Xavier Shelby.

10/03/2013

Antonio Steward was awarded $55 million by a jury. (credit: CBS)

Man Awarded $55M After Losing Both Legs In Shooting Speaks To KCAL9

A jury awarded Antonio Steward $55 million in a negligence lawsuit.

06/16/2013

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Jury Awards $8.3M To Former Prison Guard In Hip Implant Case

A jury Friday awarded $8.3 million to a former prison guard who accused Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopaedics subsidiary of knowingly marketing a faulty hip implant that was later recalled.

03/08/2013

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Joe Jackson Drops Lawsuit Against Dr. Conrad Murray

Joe Jackson, Michael Jackson’s father, has dropped a wrongful death lawsuit against Dr. Conrad Murray and Applied Pharmacy Services, according to court papers.

CBS Los Angeles–08/15/2012

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Actress Sharon Stone To Pay $232K In Negligence Lawsuit

An actress who became famous for exposing herself on the big screen will now have to pay big bucks for exposing a contractor to injury.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/14/2011

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Judge Denies Motion To Visit Sharon Stone’s Home In Negligence Suit

A judge Friday ruled that the jury in the Sharon Stone negligence suit will not be visiting the 53-year-old actress’ residence.

07/01/2011

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LA County Supervisors OK Payment In Death Of Man Killed By Forklift

Los Angeles County supervisors have authorized an $810,000 payment to the family of an 86-year-old man who died after being struck by a forklift at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center.

06/21/2011