Santa Clara Reaches $5M Settlement With Family Of Jesus Geney-Montes Over 2017 Fatal Police ShootingSanta Clara city officials approved a $5.3 million settlement with the family of Jesus Geney-Montes, who was fatally shot by a police officer in 2017.
Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Redwood City Police In 2018 Shooting Of Kyle HartThe wife of a man killed by a Redwood City police officer in 2018 after her husband attempted suicide filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Tuesday.
Family Of Young Graduate Killed By Falling Tree In Burlingame Files Wrongful Death LawsuitThe family of a recent Cal State University East Bay grad who was killed by a fallen tree outside his workplace in Burlingame in late February has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the property owner and landscaping companies.
Orinda Police Stay Silent On Halloween Airbnb Shooting InvestigationThe families of victims killed in the mass shooting at an Orinda Airbnb party house on Halloween night are experiencing frustration after getting radio silence from police two weeks after the deadly incident.
Family Of Man Killed In Orinda Halloween Party Shooting To Sue AirbnbThe family of a man who was among five people killed in a Halloween party shooting at a house in Orinda is expected to file a lawsuit against short-term rental platform Airbnb and the homeowners.
Juul Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit From Family Of 'Intensely Addicted' TeenA lawsuit has been filed against San Francisco-based Juul Labs by the family of an 18-year-old who died last year claiming the company's vaping products played a significant role in his death.
East Bay Jury Orders Chevron To Pay $21M For Cancer ClaimsAn East Bay jury ordered Chevron Corp. to pay the families of two brothers a combined $21.4 million.
Mario Woods' Family Settles Lawsuit Over Fatal 2015 San Francisco Police ShootingThe family of Mario Woods, shot dead by San Francisco police officers in 2015, has settled a lawsuit against the city.
Family of Teen Shot by Police Files Federal Lawsuit Against City of San JoseThe family of a young man who was shot and killed outside his east San Jose home is taking legal action against the city.
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.