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NC MEDICAL EXAMINERS DEATH EXAMINATION SYSTEM DEEPLY FLAWED

Check this thorough, in-depth analysis of a big problem in North Carolina provided by the Charlotte Observer: Each year about 75,000 North Carolinians die. A medical examiner is called in to investigate about 10,000 of those deaths because the circumstances are suspicious, violent, accidental or unattended. That’s where the trouble begins. The state requires no Read more about NC MEDICAL EXAMINERS DEATH EXAMINATION SYSTEM DEEPLY FLAWED[…]

TORT REFORM UNCONSTITUTIONAL IN FLORIDA

The Supreme Court of Florida delivered withering criticism (h/t Tammy Metzger JD MA) of the industry backed efforts enacting “tort reform”. Part of a decades-long, intellectually dishonest campaign by corporate interests to limit their responsibility through the age-old tort system. Citing mounting evidence impugning the public explanations provided by proponents of tort reform, the opinion is an education. Below is a key highlight if you want Read more about TORT REFORM UNCONSTITUTIONAL IN FLORIDA[…]

LANDLORD LIABILITY FOR TENANT’S DOG’S BITES

As Judge Harry Martin said, “[t]he dog is of a noble, free nature, yet is domesticated and dedicated to the well-being of people of all races.” [State v. Wallace, 49 N.C. App 475, 477 , 271 S.E. 2d 760, 762 (1980)]. Thus, the acts committed by the dogs in this case should not cast aspersion on the Read more about LANDLORD LIABILITY FOR TENANT’S DOG’S BITES[…]