John O'Brien Jan. 5, 2009, 5:48pm
Starcher CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Legal Newsline) - On his way off the state Supreme Court, former Justice Larry Starcher explained why he feels an Ohio man should be able to file a lawsuit against an Illinois-based insurance company in a West Virginia court.
staff reports Jan. 6, 2009, 9:33am
John Benoit (R) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Legal Newsline)-Following a California Supreme Court ruling that caused a stir over the role of well-meaning people in an emergency, one California legislator proposed a bill Tuesday that would protect Good Samaritans.
Chris Rizo Jan. 6, 2009, 12:18pm
Alan Bates (D) MEDFORD, Ore. (Legal Newsline)- One of the Oregon Legislature's leading advocates for health care reform says he will block tort overhaul legislation that does not protect all physicians in the state from potentially exorbitant malpractice payouts.