Surgery

Daniel Metzgar Sues Doctor After Botched Penile Implant Surgery Leaves Him With 8-Month Erection

By | Wed, 06/12/2013 - 09:35

Daniel Metzgar is suing his surgeon for medical malpractice after a penile implant surgery left him with a scrotum the size of a volleyball and an 8-month erection.

Planned Parenthood

Victory For Planned Parenthood: Supreme Court Declines Abortion Case; Non-Profit Will Continue To Receive Funding

By | Tue, 05/28/2013 - 12:27

The US Supreme Court on Tuesday prevented Indiana from cutting off federal funds to abortion provider Planned Parenthood.

Michael Jacskon

Michael Jackson's Director Sought Psychiatric Help For Singer 5 Days Before Death

By | Tue, 05/21/2013 - 09:19

An e-mail exchange brought forth as evidence in Michael Jackson's wrongful death suit reveals that his director described the singer as anxious, obsessive, and paranoid.

Salmon

NYC Fish Processors Face Contamination Suit, FDA Seeks Preliminary Injunction

By | Fri, 05/17/2013 - 15:05

The US Justice Department filed suit Friday, alleging that a NYC fish processor manufactured and distributed fish that could potentially cause serious illness in consumers.

Skechers Will Pay $40 M Over Toning Shoe Ad Claims

Skechers Will Pay $40M Over False Toning Shoe Ad Claims

By | Mon, 05/13/2013 - 19:27

Skechers has settled a $40 million lawsuit with the Federal Trade Commission over claims that their shape-ups will help tone the bodies of the people wearing them. Research has shown they don't actually work.

Vijay Singh

Vijay Singh Lawsuit: Golfer Sues PGA Tour, Claims Doping Investigation Caused ‘Public Humiliation And Ridicule’

By | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 09:29

Professional golfer Vijay Singh filed suit against the PGA Tour for a humiliating 12-week-long doping investigation.

Hospital Room

US Sues Nation’s Biggest For-Profit Hospice Chain Citing False Billings For Medicare

By | Fri, 05/03/2013 - 12:57

The US Justice Department is suing Chemed Corporation for false billing.

surgery

Surgeons Left 16 Different Items in German Patient's Body During Routine Procedure

By | Thu, 01/17/2013 - 14:23

The family of an elderly patient who died in Germany after surgeons left 16 different items in his body during a routine operation is now suing hospital for over $120,000.

Former gold miner

Silicosis Class Action Motion Filed Against South Africa Gold Firms

By | Fri, 12/28/2012 - 10:10

A SA lawyer has moved to file a class action suit against over 30 gold firms on behalf of 17,000 former miners who say they contracted silicosis due to negligence in health and safety.

police

Police Caught on Video Giving Two Women Body Cavity Search Using the Same Pair of Gloves

By | Wed, 12/19/2012 - 15:50

Two women are suing the Texas Department of Public Safety after state police subjected them to a humiliating and invasive "roadside body cavity search" using the same pair of gloves.

surgery

"Love Doctor" Mutilated Woman by Surgically Removing and Relocating Her Genitalia

By | Fri, 12/14/2012 - 14:45

A woman whose life was forever altered after a "love doctor" mutilated her genitals is telling her devastating story in a book about the doctor she trusted to perform a simple routine procedure.

samsung

Samsung Plant Caused Employee’s Cancer Death, South Korea Rules

By | Fri, 12/14/2012 - 13:09

The Korea Workers' Compensation and Welfare Service ruled that Samsung was responsible for an employee's cancer and subsequent death earlier this year.

Parkinson's

Parkinson's Medication Turned Respected Family Man into "Gay Sex and Gambling Addict"

By | Thu, 11/29/2012 - 13:13

A father-of-two won a six-figure payout against GlaxoSmithKline after Parkinson's medication turned him into a "gay sex and gambling addict".

Battle Over Gay 'Conversion Therapy' Rages On in Court

By | Wed, 11/28/2012 - 15:54

The battle over gay conversion therapy is far from over, as opponents and proponents are facing their opening days in court.

7UP label

7UP Sued Over Antioxidant Claims

By | Fri, 11/09/2012 - 10:27

A man from California has filed a lawsuit against Dr Pepper Snapple Group, manufacturer of 7UP over misleading advertising.

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