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Massachusetts Plaintiff Obtains Injunction Against Neighbors for Fencing Off Easement

An easement allows a person the legal right to use another person’s land for a specific and limited purpose.  If someone interferes with that right, the easement holder may request that the court to issue an injunction prohibiting such interference. … Continue reading

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Jurors Award $400K in Cancer Claim Against RJR, Find Smoker 75% at Fault

Stock image.  Quincy, FL— A Florida jury Thursday handed down a $400,000 verdict against R.J. Reynolds for its role in a smoker’s lung cancer death, but apportioned the lion’s share of responsibility to the smoker himself, which will likely slash … Continue reading

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Trial to Open Against GA Doctor Over Claims Epidural Caused Patient's Nerve Damage

Stock image.  Decatur, GA— Trial is scheduled to begin next week against a Georgia doctor accused of delivering an epidural injection a patient claims has left her with lifelong nerve damage. Barlow v. Ford, et al., 16A61806. Read more detail … Continue reading

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U.S. Announces New Sanctions against Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua

By Bruce Zagaris On April 17, 2019, the United States government announced new sanctions against Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua. In a Miami speech, National Security Advisor John Bolton announced the Trump administration is reimposing limits on the amount of money … Continue reading

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Jury awards no damages in sex discrimination trial against Baker Tank

A Federal jury awarded no damages to a plaintiff who sued her employer for sexual discrimination and harassment. The trial was held in Marshall, Texas’ Federal Courthouse and was presided over by U.S. Chief District Judge Rodney Gilstrap. The trial … Continue reading

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