Doctors Remove Healthy Testicle Instead of Potentially Cancerous One

April 11, 2007

Following a string of allegations of mistreatment at Veterans Administration hospitals across the nation, doctors last week removed the wrong testicle from an Air Force veteran.  Read the rest of this entry »


Woman Files “Negligent Dancing” Suit After Being Dropped on Head

April 4, 2007

A wild dance routine at an office party turned sour when a woman was dropped on her head.  Now the woman, Lacey Hindman, who is alleging skull and brain injuries is suing her dance partner, David Prange, for negligence.  Read the rest of this entry »

No Crime in Knife Killing by Punk Rocker

March 28, 2007

Former lead singer of a Chicago punk bad, Anthony Lovato, allegedly stabbed a man to death.  The Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office however, has determined that there was “‘insufficient evidence to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the killing was not a justified use of force in self-defense.'”  Read the rest of this entry »

Photographers Sue Pamela Anderson and Denise Richards, Alleging Assault

March 26, 2007

Actresses Pamela Anderson and Denise Richards have become embroiled in a civil lawsuit filed by two freelance photographers.  The lawsuit alleges that Richards assaulted the plaintiffs.  Read the rest of this entry »

Delayed Pet Food Recall Leads to Lawsuit

March 21, 2007

A recall of pet food products manufactured by Menu Foods was recently announced, pulling 60 million containers of dog and cat food that may be deadly to pets.  Read the full story by clicking on this link.

Unfortunately for some pet owners, the recall apparently came too late as their pets consumed the recalled products and fell ill or even died as a result.  In the case of one such Chicago woman, Dawn Majerczyk, her cat’s death has led to a lawsuit against Menu Foods.  Read the rest of this entry »

Prison Break Actor Lane Garrison Charged with Manslaughter

March 9, 2007

Actor Lane Garrison, who may be recognized for his stint in the Fox television show, “Prison Break,” has been charged with several felonies, including felony vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated, felony driving under the influence causing injury to multiple victims and felony driving with a blood-alcohol level above the .08 percent legal limit causing injury. Garrison also was charged with a misdemeanor count of furnishing alcohol to a minor.  Read the rest of this entry »

Civil Suit Filed Against Sean “Diddy” Combs

March 6, 2007

Law in Life previously brought you analysis from an recent incident involving an alleged battery by musician Sean “Diddy” Combs.  Read the previous entry regarding this matter by clicking here.  Apparently, as was discussed in that prior Law in Life entry, a civil lawsuit has been filed against Combs for the alleged battery.    Read the rest of this entry »