Southern California Edison Sued For Wrongful Death By Widow Of Electrocuted LinemanOn Thursday, Southern California Edison Co. responded to a lawsuit filed by Stephanie Wickstrom, the widow of a 34-year-old lineman electrocuted in 2020 while doing contract work for the utility.
Family Of Baldwin Park Man Who Died By Suicide At Men's Central Jail Sues LA County, SheriffThe family of an inmate who killed himself in his jail cell has filed suit against Los Angeles County and Sheriff Alex Villanueva alleging jail staff denied him proper care before his death.
Naya Rivera's Ex-Husband Files Wrongful Death Suit Against Ventura CountyThe ex-husband of "Glee" actress Naya Rivera has filed a wrongful death suit against Ventura County on behalf of their 4-year-old son.
Bill Paxton's Family Sues Hospital, Doctor For Wrongful DeathThe suit filed Friday against Cedars-Sinai Medical Center alleges the surgeon, used a "high risk and unconventional surgical approach" that was unnecessary and that he lacked the experience to perform, and that he downplayed the procedure's risks.
Family Of Man Who Drowned In Demi Moore's Swimming Pool SuingThe victim's parents are seeking unspecified damages in the wrongful-death lawsuit.
Family Of Hit-and-Run Crash Victim Sues City And County Of LAThe family of a grandmother struck and killed in a hit-and-run accident in Highland Park last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver and the city and county of Los Angeles.
Ezell Ford's Family Takes Wrongful Death Suit To State CourtRelatives of a man shot and killed by police in South L.A. have filed a new wrongful death lawsuit in state court.
LA City Council To Pay $5M In Death Of Veteran Shot By Police After Televised Corvette PursuitThe 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.
Family Files Wrongful Death Suit In Alhambra Police Station ShootingThe family of a 35-year-old man who was fatally shot by officers at the Alhambra police station has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.
Family Of Man Who Died After Falling Out Of Party Bus On 101 Freeway Files SuitThe 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.
Jury Clears Toyota In Wrongful Death Suit Of Woman, 66A 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.
Closing Arguments Begin In Jackson Family's Wrongful Death SuitClosing 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.
Relatives Of Man Killed In Calabasas Plane Crash Sue Flight School, PilotRelatives 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.
Tour Director: Michael Jackson Was Responsible For His Own HealthThe 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.
Lawyer To Seek $20 Million In Wrongful Death Suit Against ToyotaA 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.