Family Sues Oakland Over Teen's Death From Falling Tree BranchThe family of an East Bay teenager is filing a wrongful death suit against the city of Oakland a year after he killed by a falling tree limb near Lake Merritt.
San Francisco Police Wrongful Death Lawsuit Trial Begins In Alex Nieto CaseA federal trial for the wrongful death lawsuit filed against four police officers involved in the shooting death of Alex Nieto began in San Francisco Tuesday morning.
Rallies Scheduled Wednesday For Teen Shot Dead By Sonoma Sheriff's Deputy Last YearEvents are planned Wednesday on the first anniversary of the fatal shooting of 13-year-old Andy Lopez by a Sonoma County sheriff's deputy southwest of Santa Rosa.
Wrongful-Death Lawsuit Filed By Family Of Chinese Girl Run Over By San Francisco Fire Rigs After Asiana Crash The family of a 16-year-old Chinese girl, who was run over by fire rigs after the crash last year of Asiana Flight 214 at the San Francisco International Airport, filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the city on Wednesday saying that rescuers were reckless and poorly trained.
Union Files Complaint In Death Of Window-Washing Custodian At UC BerkeleyA union representing service workers at the University of California, Berkeley has filed a complaint with state authorities over the death of a custodian.
Phil Matier: Wrongful Death Suit Could Change How Uber Does BusinessA wrongful-death lawsuit involving Uber and one of its drivers who struck a 6-year-old girl, could be instrumental in changing the way ridesharing companies are regulated.
Berkeley PD To Change Policies After Wrongful Death SettlementThe wife and two sons of a man who was killed outside his home in the Berkeley Hills last year have reached a resolution of their wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Berkeley.
Mother Files Federal Lawsuit In Fatal SFPD ConfrontationThe mother of a Seattle man who died in a confrontation with San Francisco police one year ago has filed a federal wrongful death and civil rights lawsuit against the city.
Jury Orders Reiser To Pay Children Millions In Death Of Oakland MomJurors on Tuesday ordered convicted wife-killer Hans Reiser to pay his two children a total of $60 million in damages for the loss of their mother.
Reiser Wrongful Death Trial Goes To JuryAn attorney who represents Hans Reiser’s two children asked jurors Monday to order Reiser to pay millions of dollars of damages for depriving them of their mother, Nina Reiser, by murdering her.
Convicted Killer Reiser Admits Wife Never Directly Harmed ChildrenConvicted wife-killer Hans Reiser admitted in his wrongful death trial Thursday that his wife never directly harmed their children.
Reiser Attacks Slain Wife’s Character In Wrongful Death CaseConvicted killer Hans Reiser began his defense in his wrongful death trial on Wednesday by talking at length about the hormone oxytocin and by attacking his wife’s character.