Wrongful Death Verdict Dropped For Onetime Suspect In Etan Patz CaseA judge on Monday reversed a wrongful-death judgment against a longtime suspect in a notorious case of Etan Patz – the boy who infamously went missing in New York City 37 years ago and was never found.
Joan Rivers' Daughter Hires Law Firm For Possible Wrongful Death LawsuitThe move could lead to the filing of a multi-million dollar wrongful death lawsuit against Yorkville Endoscopy Clinic on the Upper East Side.
Judge Allows 'Mafia Cop' Lawsuits To Move ForwardA judge is allowing families of seven men killed in mob hits to move forward with wrongful death lawsuits against the city because the crimes involved two ex-detectives.
Family Sues Con Ed Over Woman's Electrocution During SandyThe family of a young woman who was electrocuted during Superstorm Sandy has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Con Edison, claiming the utility failed to act to prevent the tragedy.
Court Papers: Andrea Rebello's Family To Sue Nassau County Police For Wrongful DeathAccording to court papers filed by the family's lawyer, the pending suit alleges "wrongful death, civil rights and negligence actions against the County of Nassau and its police officers and possibly other defendants to be named after discovery," reported Newsday.
Family Of Junior Seau Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against NFLThe family of Junior Seau has sued the NFL, claiming the former linebacker's suicide was the result of brain disease caused by violent hits he sustained while playing football.

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