June 12, 2013
Recently, two auxiliary police officers were charged with official misconduct in the fatal accident of a 31-year-old man from Paterson. The officers are alleged to have sounded their vehicle’s sirens, which led Randolph Waddy to reasonably believe they were making a traffic stop. According to local ordinances, the officers are not allowed to make traffic stops.
Waddy, suspecting he was either being pulled over or in an attempt to get out of the way, hit the rear of a parked car. ... Read More
Posted in: Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents
June 4, 2013
In January, the family of former pro football player Junior Seau, who committed suicide last year, hired a brain injury lawyer to sue the NFL, alleging it failed to protect the 20-year veteran defensive player from long-term effects of repeated blows to the head. The Seau suit is among more than 190 like it against the NFL from about 4,000 former players who claim head trauma was a proximate cause of a host of issues including depression, addiction, suicide, and ... Read More
Posted in: Brain Injury