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“More and More Women Coming Forward,” says Attorney for USC Sex Abuse Plaintiffs

“More and More Women Coming Forward,” says Attorney for USC Sex Abuse Plaintiffs July 2, 2018. By Jane Mundy.
Los Angeles, CA: “We have filed a sexual abuse lawsuit on behalf of several women who were examined by Dr. George Tyndall, the former gynecologist at the University of Southern California,” says attorney Susan Owen, with the law firm of Owen, Patterson and Owen, LLP. “They were young women when they saw this sexual predator for their first gynecological exam, and they had no idea of what to expect,” says Owen. ”USC was on notice of Dr. Tyndall’s misconduct long before these women came forward, yet the University chose to do nothing.”
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Insys Faked Cancer Patients to Get Fentanyl Sales

Insys Faked Cancer Patients to Get Fentanyl Sales September 7, 2017. By Lucy Campbell.
Washington, DC:: Federal investigators have revealed a massive scheme by Insys, maker of Subsys, a sprayable form of fentanyl, to mislead insurers and boost sales of the opioid. The congressional investigation is led by Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Democrat from Missouri, where deaths by opioid overdose have more than doubled between 2005 and 2014.
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Don’t Lie to Super Jury Consultant Susan Constantine

Don’t Lie to Super Jury Consultant Susan Constantine February 23, 2017. By Brenda Craig.
Orlando, FL Don’t lie to Susan Constantine because she will almost certainly call you out.
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Failure to Train is Core of Police Shooting Problems

Failure to Train is Core of Police Shooting Problems September 2, 2016. By Brenda Craig.
Tampa, FL Gaps in training are a likely cause of death and injury at the hands of police officers in the US according to one veteran police officer and instructor in law enforcement procedures. Tom Bosley, who served as a Florida law enforcement officer for over 30 years, says when deadly shootings make the headlines one of the first questions to be asked should be about the training the officer had to deal with that situation.
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Lawyers Target Makers of Assault-Style Guns

Lawyers Target Makers of Assault-Style Guns July 12, 2016. By Brenda Craig.
Corpus Christi, TX: Veteran attorneys Bob Hilliard and Steve Berman were already preparing to file a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of victims of the Orlando gay nightclub shootings on June 12, 2016.
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Deadly Dallas Shootings Underscore Lawsuit against Gun Makers

Deadly Dallas Shootings Underscore Lawsuit against Gun Makers July 11, 2016. By Brenda Craig.
Corpus Christi, TX: Top attorney Bob Hilliard was clearly shaken following the deadly rifle rampage by a rooftop sniper that killed five law enforcement officers in Dallas, Texas. Ironically, Hilliard’s firm is days away from filing a lawsuit against gun manufacturers on behalf of victims of the Orlando nightclub AK-47 assault rifle shooting.
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The National Trial Lawyers Forms Pro Bono Task Force for Families of Orlando Shooting Victims

The National Trial Lawyers Forms Pro Bono Task Force for Families of Orlando Shooting Victims July 3, 2016. By The National Trial Lawyers.
The National Trial Lawyers has created a pro bono Task Force of attorneys nationwide to help with legal issues facing families in the wake of the June 12 shootings at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida.
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Lawsuit Filed against City for Officer’s Alleged Sexual Misconduct

Lawsuit Filed against City for Officer’s Alleged Sexual Misconduct June 21, 2016. By Heidi Turner.
Helena, MT: A woman who worked as a confidential informant for the Missouri River Drug Task Force has filed a lawsuit against the City of Helena alleging professional sexual misconduct on the part of one of the city’s police officers. The unnamed plaintiff alleges that she was sexually assaulted multiple times by a police officer from May 2012 to October 2012. The lawsuit further alleges that the same police officer sexually exploited other victims as well.
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Uber Sued by Sexual Assault Victims

Uber Sued by Sexual Assault Victims June 1, 2016. By The National Trial Lawyers.
A California Court has allowed two women sexually assaulted by Uber drivers to proceed in a lawsuit against Uber, despite the company’s motion to dismiss arguing it could not be held liable for crimes committed by the drivers who they consider independent contractors.
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Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months in Case Linked to Sexual Misconduct

Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months in Case Linked to Sexual Misconduct May 13, 2016. By Heidi Turner.
Washington, DC: Former House Speaker J. Dennis Hastert has been sentenced to 15 months in prison for actions linked to sexual misconduct. Hastert was ordered to spend time in jail after pleading guilty to a banking violation, which occurred as he allegedly attempted to cover up allegations of sexual abuse. The former House Speaker reportedly pleaded guilty to the banking violation and admitted to sexually abusing teenage boys who were part of a wrestling team he coached from 1965 to 1981.
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