Wrongful Death Lawsuit

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LA City Council To Pay $5M In Death Of Veteran Shot By Police After Televised Corvette Pursuit

The Los Angeles City Council agreed Wednesday to pay $5 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a disabled veteran who was fatally shot by Los Angeles police after a pursuit.

08/20/2014

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Family Files Wrongful Death Suit In Alhambra Police Station Shooting

The family of a 35-year-old man who was fatally shot by officers at the Alhambra police station has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2014

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Family Of Man Who Died After Falling Out Of Party Bus On 101 Freeway Files Suit

The family of a 24-year-old man who was killed last September when he fell out the door of a party bus on the Hollywood (101) Freeway has filed a wrongful death suit.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/24/2014

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Jury Clears Toyota In Wrongful Death Suit Of Woman, 66

A jury Thursday ruled Toyota Motor Corp. was not liable in the death of an Upland woman whose Camry slammed into a tree after being struck by another driver in 2009.

CBS Los Angeles–10/10/2013

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Closing Arguments Begin In Jackson Family’s Wrongful Death Suit

Closing arguments began Tuesday morning in the high-profile wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of the late Michael Jackson against entertainment promoter AEG Live.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/24/2013

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Relatives Of Man Killed In Calabasas Plane Crash Sue Flight School, Pilot

Relatives of a man killed after two small planes collided near Calabasas are suing a flight training school and the pilot of the other aircraft, officials announced Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2013

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Tour Director: Michael Jackson Was Responsible For His Own Health

The choreographer for Michael Jackson’s ill-fated tour took the stand for a second round of testimony, proving a key witness for both sides in the wrongful death lawsuit brought by the singer’s family against concert promoter AEG Live.

CBS Los Angeles–08/08/2013

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Lawyer To Seek $20 Million In Wrongful Death Suit Against Toyota

A lawyer for plaintiffs in a wrongful death lawsuit against Toyota Motor Corp. told a jury on Thursday he will ask for $20 million in damages for the family of a woman who died when her Camry suddenly accelerated and crashed despite her efforts to stop.

08/08/2013

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Michael Jackson’s Tour Director Breaks Down On The Stand In Wrongful Death Trial

The judge called a recess after the late star’s creative partner, Kenny Ortega, broke down in tears on the witness stand during a negligence lawsuit filed by Jackson’s mother against AEG Live LLC.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2013

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Jackson Concert Director Worked Without Contract

Michael Jackson’s doctor was not the only person working on the singer’s ill-fated “This Is It” tour without a fully executed contract, a corporate attorney for concert promoter AEG Live LLC testified Monday.

05/20/2013

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Choreographer Says He Believed Jackson Could Perform Despite Physical Condition

The head choreographer for Michael Jackson’s “This Is It” tour testified Tuesday that he did not have any doubt about Jackson’s ability to perform in the days before his death, but that the singer was not in great shape and at one point appeared to be on drugs.

05/14/2013

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Father Of Unarmed Teen Slain By Pasadena Police Claims He Was Beaten By Detectives In Retaliation

The father of an unarmed teen who was killed by Pasadena police last year claims he was recently threatened and beaten by officers from the same department in retaliation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/11/2013

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Testimony: Family Tried Intervention For Jackson

A police detective has testified that Michael Jackson’s mother told him the family had tried drug interventions for the singer, believing he was addicted to painkillers.

05/02/2013

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Prospective Jurors In Wrongful Death Suit Voice Anti-Jackson Opinions

Lawyers have rejected some prospective jurors in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by Michael Jackson’s mother against concert giant AEG.

04/19/2013

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Jury Awards $3.2M To Family Of Gang Member Who Died In LAPD Custody

A civil jury has awarded $3.2 million to the family of a 31-year-old gang member who died in police custody.

03/21/2012

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