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ICC Rejection of Prosecutors Call to Investigate US Service Members for Alleged War Crimes Reveals The Role of Political Power in International Legal Frameworks

By Evan Schleicher On Friday, April 12th, the International Criminal Court’s pre-trial judges unanimously rejected a request by the court’s chief prosecutor to investigate alleged war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Afghanistan. This was about a week after … Continue reading

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Proposals for coroners to investigate late-term stillbirths would provide relief to grieving families

Last year, I settled a negligence case involving a stillbirth that could easily have been avoided. As for many other parents I have acted for, the financial settlement achieved on behalf of the family was less vital than the need … Continue reading

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Officials to investigate why Norway cruise ship set sail in storm that put passengers ‘at high risk’

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (March 25, 2019) – Officials have opened an investigation into why a luxury cruise ship carrying more than 1,300 people set sail despite storm warnings, forcing a major evacuation off the coast of Norway. Hospital officials say one … Continue reading

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Maryland Plaintiff Pursues Wrongful Death Claim Against Police for Failing to Investigate 911 Call

In some cases, personal injuries arise out of the negligent actions of another person or entity.  Victims generally have legal recourse against those responsible for their injuries, unless the law provides for immunity or another exception.  In a November 28, … Continue reading

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Coast Guard to Investigate Loss of Mary B II

The Coast Guard announced a formal marine casualty investigation into the marine casualty of the fishing vessel Mary B II which capsized off Newport, Oregon, January 9, 2019, resulting in the loss of three lives and loss of the vessel. … Continue reading

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