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Michigan Health Officials Search For E. coli Outbreak Source

Health officials in Michigan are trying to pinpoint the cause of an E. coli outbreak that sickened three people including two children from Maple Rapids, Michigan who have been hospitalized with hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). HUS, a condition that develops … Continue reading

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Federal Safety Officials Investigating Mini Cooper Engine Fires

Federal investigators have launched a probe relating to a possible auto defect in Mini Cooper sport coupes, according to Consumer Reports. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) officials say they have received about a dozen complaints of engine compartment … Continue reading

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Qualified immunity of public officials in litigation

Qualified immunity of public officials in litigation Sonnleitner v York, et al, 304 F.3d 704 Sometimes public officials are named as respondents in a lawsuit. The Sonnleitner case considers a qualified immunity defense available to such officials in connection with … Continue reading

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Drunk Driving Accident in Stoughton Kills 1, Injures 2 — Officials Push for Harsher Penalties

A fatal drunk-driving car accident in Stoughton refuels at least one lawmaker's call for stricter drunk-driving enforcement and harsher penalties for those who are considered habitual offenders. The recent accident involved a Bridgewater hairdresser who was allegedly driving drunk, an … Continue reading

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Medical Error Likely Led to Cancer Patient Death Say Officials

Our Illinois medical malpractice attorneys know that the total number of medical errors that are committed across the country each year would surprise most observers. Not only that but the consequences of those mistakes are frequently more severe than many … Continue reading

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