Civil Litigation

  • Former NFL Players Sue NFL for Over-Prescribing Painkillers

    … The NFL is facing a lawsuit from former NFL players who claim all 32 teams illegally obtained painkillers and pushed them to players to keep them playing through injuries. The lawsuit claims the painkillers were prescribed without any regard for the long-term health risks. The lawsuit was filed in a federal court in Maryland. According…

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  • Southwest Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit Over Death of Richard Ilczyszyn

    … Kelly Ilczyszyn, the widow of Richard Ilczyszyn, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Southwest Airlines claiming her husband died as a result of the flight crew treating him like an out-of-control passenger instead of a passenger in need of help. According to CBS News, 46-year old Richard Ilczyszyn was on a flight home from a business trip…

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  • Terror Convict Appeals Judge’s Dismissal of his Child Custody Lawsuit

    … to the Associated Press. Chesser’s attorney, Jason LaFond, claimed the judge who dismissed the lawsuit, “didn’t say whether it was factually or legally frivolous, but it was neither.” According to Chesser’s lawsuit, the FBI and Barbara Chesser, a senior lawyer in the Office of the Attorney General in the District of Columbia, conspired to prevent…

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  • Texas Nurse Nina Pham Files a Lawsuit Over Ebola Catastrophe

    …. The Dallas Morning News, “I wanted to believe that they would have my back and take care of me, but they just haven’t risen to the occasion.” She treated Duncan for 12 to 14 hours a day after he showed signs of Ebola. Pham claims the nurses did not initially wear hazmat suits and simply wore double gloves taped to double gowns, double booties…

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