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Driver in Fatal Miami Hit & Run Surrendered to Authorities Months after Accident

A driver in a Miami hit and run turned herself into police months after the fatal pedestrian accident occurred. In March of this year, a woman was walking in the neighborhood of Brickell when she was struck and killed by a drunken, negligent driver. “All these months we wondered, how is it that the person can live with herself, knowing…
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He Never Saw it Coming: Airplane Kills Jogger on the Beach

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) attributes a freak accident that took a Georgia man’s life to an airplane’s damaged crankshaft. The damaged part caused the pilot to make an emergency landing on Hilton Head Island last year and land on top of a man jogging on the beach. In a story at ajc.com, a previous propeller strike damaged the…
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Insurance Company Tries to Sue Its Own Insured to Recover Settlement Pay-Out

Is it bad faith for an insurance company to sue its insured in an attempt to recover what it paid out in a settlement on behalf of the insured? Attorneys for the insured think so in one particular federal court case, which the insurance company is now backing away from without comment. In November 2008, a Utah State University fraternity…
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Children of Prominent New Jersey Couple Settle Lawsuit – Insurance Company Settled the Policy Limit of $11 Million During Mediation

Miami, Florida December 3, 2007 – The lawsuit filed in Miami Dade County on behalf of Michael Klein and Lisa Klein, for the wrongful death of their parents Alan B. Klein, 52 and Deborah M. Klein, 49, both from Cherry Hill New Jersey, was settled during mediation on November 30,2007 for $11 million. Deborah and Alan Klein were in Florida…
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$10.5 Million Dollar Settlement Reached In Wrongful Death Of Chicago Circuit Court Judge

CORAL GABLES, FL (May 20, 2002) — The law firm of Colson Hicks Eidson today announced that a multi-million dollar settlement has been reached in the wrongful death case of prominent Illinois Circuit Court Judge Joan Marie Corboy, who died after being crushed by a sliding metal gate at the Le Parc Condominiums in Naples, Florida while vacationing with her…
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Suit Filed In Miami Against Ford And Firestone In The Death Of Argentine Pop Star

CORAL GABLES (May 6, 2002) — The law firms of Ness, Motley and Colson Hicks Eidson announced that they filed a lawsuit in Miami’s U.S. District Court, Southern Division, on behalf of the family of slain Argentine pop star Rodrigo Bueno against Ford Motor Co. and Bridgestone/Firestone, Inc. in Rodrigo’s death two years ago. The pop music icon died on…
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