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Hospital Security Sends Dead Patient Home In Taxi: Lawsuit

By | Wed, 12/18/2013 - 18:03

Hospital security sent A'Darrin Washington home in a taxi even though he was already dead, according to a lawsuit filed by his mother.

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Ex-Employee Sues For Injuries Sustained Typing Fake Profiles On AshleyMadison.com

By | Tue, 11/12/2013 - 17:25

Doriana Silva, an ex-employee at AshleyMadison.com, says she sustained long-term injuries while typing fake profiles to lure unsuspecting men.

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Gynecologist Who Secretly Videotaped Thousands Of Exams Promtps Class-Action Settlement

By | Mon, 11/04/2013 - 17:27

Johns Hopkins gynecologist Nikita Levy allegedly used hidden cameras to record over 9,000 patients during his two decades at the hospital.

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Was The Prosecution Biased Against Trayvon Martin During The Zimmerman Trial? [VIDEO]

By | Wed, 09/11/2013 - 14:36

Medical examiner Shiping Bao is reportedly preparing a $100M lawsuit claiming that the state botched Trayvon Martin's case because it was biased against the teen.

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Patient Sues Hospital For Decorating Her Face With Mustache During Surgery

By | Tue, 09/10/2013 - 11:19

Veronica Valdez said she "felt violated" after a photo surfaced of her face decorated with a paper mustache while she was unconscious in the operating room.

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Does The LSAT Discriminate Against Test Takers With Disabilities?

By | Sat, 09/07/2013 - 14:56

Joan Hoyt says that she was not properly accommodated for her disabilities during the two times she took the LSAT this year.

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Foie Gras Ban Upheld In California; Court Says The Fancy Food Is Cruel

By | Sat, 08/31/2013 - 17:52

A federal court upheld a California law that prohibits the sale and production of foie gras because force-feeding birds to produce the delicacy is deemed animal cruelty.

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Hospital Mistakenly Threw Out Kidney Donated To Woman By Her Younger Brother [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 08/30/2013 - 10:29

University of Toledo Medical Center filed to dismiss a lawsuit from Sarah and Paul Fudacz's family after admitting to throwing out the healthy kidney meant to be transplanted between the siblings.

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Man Sues Wal-Mart, Claiming Improperly Packaged Bags Killed His Wife

By | Thu, 08/29/2013 - 15:35

William Freis from Nebraska is suing Wal-Mart in connection with his wife Lynette's untimely death back in 2011.

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Canadian Woman Sues Fertility Clinic After Discovering Husband's Affair With Nurse

By | Wed, 08/14/2013 - 11:06

Canadian woman Po Leung, who miscarried two weeks after learning her partner had run off with a fertility clinic nurse, is suing the clinic for $400,000 in damages.

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Melissa Nelson, ‘Irresistible’ Employee Fired By Dentist For Being Too Attractive, Will Get Another Day In Court [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 06/29/2013 - 12:26

The Iowa Supreme Court has agreed to review the case of Melissa Nelson, a dental hygienist who was fired by her boss for being too "irresistible."

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Michael Jackson’s Death Four Years Later: Was He The Only Human In History To Go 60 Days Without REM Sleep?

By | Tue, 06/25/2013 - 15:18

Dr. Conrad Murray's propofol infusions may have made singer Michael Jackson, whose four-year death anniversary is today, an unintentional test subject of the dangers of chronic sleep deprivation.

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AIDS Funding Law Struck Down By Supreme Court: Non-Profits Don’t Have To Denounce Prostitution To Get Funding

By | Thu, 06/20/2013 - 11:59

The US Supreme Court ruled that a law placing conditions on federal AIDS funding based on implementation of an anti-prostitution policy violated the First Amendment's free speech guarantee.

Jury Rules Patient's 8-Month Erection Was Not Due to a Medically Negligent Urologist

Patient's 8-Month Erection Not Due To Medically Negligent Urologist, Jury Rules

By | Mon, 06/17/2013 - 19:29

A jury ruled on Monday that a urologist was not responsible for the post-operative complications of a penile implant that left a patient with an erection that lasted for eight months.

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Supreme Court Gene Patent Case: Unanimous Decision Allows Companies To Patent Synthetic Gene Material, But Not Human Genes

By | Thu, 06/13/2013 - 12:12

In a historic gene patent case, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled in Thursday that human genes cannot be patented.

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