Legal-Bay is dedicated to helping victims involved in wrongful
conviction, police brutality, prison injury, prison rape, sexual harassment, sexual abuse, and wrongful
death cases with obtaining pre-settlement funding in order to get their lives back on track.
While the Innocence Movement is among the most significant agents of social change in criminal justice policy and practice over the last quarter century, (42) it has been slow to pay explicit attention to women's cases of wrongful
conviction, or the ways in which gender might meaningfully shape the types of cases for which women (and men) are wrongfully convicted.
If an employee is dismissed and not asked to work his/her notice, then an employer may avoid liability for a wrongful
dismissal by making a payment in lieu of that notice.
deaths can be caused due to a negligent act, a wrongful
act or even medical malpractice.
is, a mother's claim of wrongful
birth is based on her contention
While studying the topic of professional responsibility," the executive summary says, "it became crystal clear that a sixth significant cause exists that may lead to wrongful
convictions: The underfunding of the criminal justice system in Florida.
The commission would be named after Timothy Cole, who was posthumously exonerated after a 1986 wrongful
On March 21, 2006, Jerry, as administrator, filed a complaint pursuant to the Wrongful
Death Act, alleging medical malpractice against Joseph's treating physicians, Drs.
In furtherance of the criminal conspiracy, the accused officials further waived the demurrage charges without proper approval from the competent authority for their wrongful
Child, even if perfectly healthy, can sue for wrongful
On October 24, 2008, the Illinois Appellate Court, First District, answered in the negative a question about the Illinois Wrongful
Death Act certified by the Circuit Court of Cook County on interlocutory appeal.
The Ninth Circuit held that for purposes of calculating the overpayment interest rate on a wrongful
levy judgment, the judgment should be treated as an overpayment of tax.