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Relatively Minor Car Accident Leads to Death of San Antonio Woman

By |2018-03-26T12:34:17+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Wrongful Death|

It’s a rare occasion when a relatively minor San Antonio car accident leads to death – except in cases such as the one which occurred last Friday involving an ambulance. The ambulance was transporting a critically injured patient to a hospital when the ambulance was t-boned by a driver who failed to yield the right of [...]

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Comedian Tracy Morgan Sues Walmart As A Result of Deadly Trucking Accident

By |2018-03-26T12:31:27+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Wrongful Death|

The New York Times reported that comedian Tracy Morgan has filed a lawsuit against Walmart due to the deadly truck accident that killed a member of his entourage, and left Morgan critically injured earlier last month. Reportedly, the lawsuit claims that the Walmart truck driver’s negligence led to the fatal trucking accident, which killed Morgan’s friend, [...]

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Body of Missing San Antonio Teenager Found After Spring Break Event

By |2018-03-26T12:28:39+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Wrongful Death|

Spring Break came to a tragic end for 18-year-old Justin Walker, who, days after going missing after a spring break party at the Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark in South Padre Island, was found dead at a beach near Matamoros, a Mexican border city. His parents identified Walker after being notified that a body matching their son’s description [...]

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A Rare Plaintiff’s Victory Before Texas Supreme Court Invalidates Common Law Unlawful Acts Doctrine

By |2018-03-26T12:25:54+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Texas Laws, Wrongful Death|

In a rare plaintiff-friendly decision out of the Texas Supreme Court, the Court considered the validity of the Unlawful Acts Doctrine as an affirmative defense in a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit, and held that the doctrine does not bar a plaintiff’s recovery. If the Unlawful Acts Doctrine applied, a victim in a personal injury [...]

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