Legal Articles, Government

Evasion of Responsibility Requires Parties to Stop and Render Assistance

Blog post about the evasion of responsibility requirement that makes it mandatory for someone to stay at the scene when they have been involved in a car accident.

EMT’s Gross Negligence Not Protected by Good Samaritan Law

Blog post about an EMT's gross negligence not being protected by the Good Samaritan Law.

Police Response to Heart Attack Not Reckless or Negligent

Blog post about police response to a heart attack not constituting negligence or recklessness.

State Park Not Liable in Decedent's Fall Off Cliff

Blog post about a state park that was protected from a lawsuit by a decedent who died in a fall off of a cliff at the park.

Court Denies Double Damages Despite Defendant's Inconsistancy

Blog post about a court denying an award of double damages.

Cafe's Inattention to Drunk Patron Not Unreasonable, Says Court

Blog post about a cafe that was not held liable when a patron drunkenly assaulted another customer.

Minor Responsible for Own Injuries After Consumption of Alcohol

Blog post about the liability of a homeowner for the injuries of voluntarily intoxicated individuals on their property.

Municipality Held Negligent in Dog Attack

Blog post about a municipality that found to be liable in a case where there was a dog attack.

Municipality Found Liable in Summer Camp Drowning

Blog about a municipality that was found liable for the death of a minor child who drowned on town property.

Police Immunity Insufficient in Suit for Decedent's Drowning Death

Blog post about a police officer who could not claim governmental immunity protection in a drowning death case.

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