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As $50M+ Bike Crash Trial Begins, Attorney Says Parked Landscaping Truck Caused Doctor's Death

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jun 20, 2017 6:55:53 PM

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Fort Lauderdale, FL--A landscaping crew's improperly parked truck is responsible for the bike crash death of a South Florida doctor, an attorney for the doctor’s widow said Monday, as trial started in the $50 million-plus case. Donley v. E&S Landscaping,CACE1211186.

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Topics: Florida, Transportation, Donley v. E&S Landscaping

$11K Verdict Dings Driver at Trial Over Fender Bender That Allegedly Wrecked Postal Worker's Career

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 31, 2017 9:33:33 PM

 

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Lawrenceville, GA—Jurors awarded about $11,000 to a Georgia couple last week for car wreck-related injuries that allegedly ended a Georgia postal worker’s career. Martin v. Horn, 14C-03260-S5.

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Topics: Georgia, Transportation, Martin v. Van Horn

Crash Ended GA Postal Worker's Career, Attorney Says as 7-Figure Trial Opens

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 24, 2017 9:24:48 AM

Adam Princenthal tells jurors a rear-end collision forced his client, Roy Martin, to undergo a spinal fusion. 


Lawrenceville, GA—Attorneys Monday debated whether a fender bender delivered career-ending back injuries to a postal carrier, as a seven-figure trial opened against the driver at fault for the wreck. Martin v. Van Horn, 14C-03260-S5.

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Topics: Georgia, Transportation, Martin v. Van Horn

|VIDEO| Watch Adam Smith's Cross-Exam Deliver Defense Win in a GA Car Crash Case

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 19, 2017 11:20:06 AM

 

A deft cross-examination can critically undercut an opponent's case in the eyes of a jury and turn the tide of a trial. In Blatnik v. Youngblood, a cross-exam by Waldon Adelman Castilla Hiestand & Prout’s Adam Smith likely proved the tipping point to a defense win in a six-figure car crash case.

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Topics: Georgia, Transportation, Blatnik v. Youngblood

Distracted Driver Cleared of Liability for GA Man's Back Injury Claims in Car Crash Trial

Posted by Arlin Crisco on May 12, 2017 10:18:09 AM

Adam Smith delivers his closing argument on behalf of Keely Youngblood, accused of responsibility for neck and back injuries Michael Blatnik claims he suffered when Youngblood rear-ended him. Jurors cleared Youngblood of responsibility for the injuries. 


Decatur, GA—Jurors Wednesday rejected a Georgia man’s claim that he suffered long-term neck and back injuries from a rear-end crash with a distracted driver. Blatnik v. Youngblood, 15A56329.

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Topics: Georgia, Transportation, Blatnik v. Youngblood