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Widow Sues Walmart for Husband’s Death in Slip and Fall Accident at Store

Slip and fall accidents can be dangerous and affect the lives of victims and their families, in many ways. One such mishap claimed a life in Walmart’s Jonesville store. More Details: The man who died is James R. Secord. He … Continue reading

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Red tape keeps grieving widow from driving clunker

I recently read an article from CBC News in which the first line was "Bureaucracy to blame for thousands of Canadians struggling with estate laws". I completely disagree with that. It's a mis-characterization of the situation discussed in the article. … Continue reading

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Bereaved mother entitled to widow allowance – Supreme Court

In the matter of an application by Siobhan McLaughlin for Judicial Review (Northern Ireland) [2018] UKSC 48- read judgment An unmarried mother has won a landmark Supreme Court case which could allow cohabitees to claim Widowed Parent’s Allowance, a benefit … Continue reading

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Tennessee Widow Sues Other Cyclists Riding in Paceline Following Fatal Cycling Accident

Bicycle collisions can result in serious injuries or even death.  In a March 28, 2018 case arising out of a fatal cycling accident, the surviving spouse filed a Tennessee wrongful death lawsuit against two individuals who were cycling with her husband.  The trial … Continue reading

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Widow Maintains GSK Liable for Suicide in Paxil Lawsuit Appeal

Share This Item March 1, 2018 – Chicago, Illinois — The widow of a Chicago lawyer who took his own life while taking a generic version of Paxil (paroxetine), a GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) antidepressant, told a federal appeals court that a … Continue reading

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