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South Texas Jury Awards $281 Million in Lawsuit

The family of a man killed by a part breaking off a truck doing Eagle Ford Shale oilfield work has won a $281 million lawsuit judgment from a South Texas jury. The Dimmit County lawsuit stemmed from the May, 29, …

Vt. Court Denies Claim of Slain Girl’s Father, Says Insurer Not Liable

The Vermont Supreme Court has rejected the appeal of a slain 12-year-old girl’s father who claimed the ex-wife of the man charged in her murder was negligent in his daughter’s death and that her insurance company should pay damages. Last …

Lawsuit Says Ambulance Firm Dissected Man’s Brain

A Northern California coroner is being sued by the parents of a man whose brain was given to an ambulance company for dissection. The New York couple’s 30-year-old son was killed in a 2008 car crash. The San Francisco Chronicle …