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Disregarding unrebutted medical evidence in the record supporting an application for accidental disability retirement benefits fatal to the Medical Board and the Board of Trustees rejecting the application

Petitioner's application for accident disability retirement (ADR) benefits was rejected by both the Medical Board and the Board of Trustees. The Appellate Division unanimously annulled these decisions, on the law, and the matter remanded for further proceedings.Petitioner, said the Appellate … Continue reading

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Fatal Boston Bicycle Crash With Truck in Fenway Under Investigation

A fatal bicycle crash in Fenway killed a much-loved children’s librarian from Cambridge, sparking renewed calls to action for city leaders to take the lead on better cycling safety throughout Boston. As our Boston bike attorneys understand it, 69-year-old Paula … Continue reading

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After two fatal airplane crashes, all Boeing 737 Max have been grounded worldwide

The second fatal crash of a Boeing 737  MAX last Sunday in Ethiopia has led to a worldwide decision by aviation authorities to ground all Boeing 737 MAX. The US was the last of 42 other countries to make this … Continue reading

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Georgia Supreme Court Rules County Employees Immune from Suit in Fatal Dog Attack Case

Personal injury claims against Georgia state officials are subject to a special set of constitutional and statutory rules. According to the Georgia Constitution, the General Assembly “may waive the state’s sovereign immunity” by law in cases in which an individual … Continue reading

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|BREAKING UPDATE| $1M Verdict Handed Down Against RJR for Smoker's Fatal Lung Cancer

Stock image.  Updated 2/22 at 4:32 p.m. to reflect the verdict. West Palm Beach, FL—Jurors Friday awarded $1 million to the family of a Florida man who died of lung cancer they found was caused by R.J. Reynolds cigarettes and a … Continue reading

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