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Plaintiff was t-boned by Defendant who allegedly ran a red light.  The impact was so forceful it shattered the Plaintiff’s windows and caused her car to spin 360 degrees, causing her to strike 2 parked cars and a pedestrian.  The rescue personnel had to use the Jaws of Life to extricate her from her car.  Plaintiff suffered 2 fractured ribs and mild post-concussive symptoms including...

Category: Car Accidents, Fractures, Tears, and Dislocations,

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Plaintiff alleged that he was falsely arrested and charged with drug possession.  He also claimed excessive force causing him to sustain scrapes, bruises, and exacerbation of a preexisting back injury.  The defense contended that the Plaintiff was in an alley known for narcotic sales and he attempted to flee when approached by the police.  In addition, he was in possession of narcotics...

Category: Mid Back Injuries, Other, Statutory Actions,

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Plaintiff was walking on the sidewalk along side of CHA property when she cam upon vomit on the sidewalk and walked around it through a landscaped area.  She stepped backwards onto a manhole what was discharging steam and sustained 2nd degree burns to her left calf area resulting in blistering, necrosis of the skin, permanent deep internal scarring of the dermis, permanent papules on her leg and...

Category: Other, Premises Liability,

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Plaintiff rear-ended Defendant’s car when Defendant was in the process of stopping his car on the Kennedy Expressway.  Plaintiff sustained a non-displaced fracture of one rib.  The defense maintained that the accident was the Plaintiff’s fault for following too closely. Verdict:$56,233 KNOW YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS. GET A FREE LEGAL CONSULTATION. Getting the maximum motor vehicle accident...

Category: Car Accidents, Other, Rear-End Collision,

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Plaintiff M-52 stated that he was driving with his granddaughter, F-7, when he entered the intersection on a green light when Defendant, an employee of the City of Chicago, who was driving a 15 person passenger van, entered the intersection at a high rate of speed and crashed into the passenger side of the Plaintiff’s SUV.  Plaintiffs claimed the impact of the crash caused their vehicle to fli...

Category: Car Accidents, Mid Back Injuries, Other,

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Plaintiff claimed she was tripped up by a depression in the sidewalk.  She suffered a 2-cm chin laceration and recurrence of pre-existing fibromyalgia, which she claimed prevented her from running her web design company.  She claimed lost wages of $300,000.  Defense countered that the condition was open and obvious and that Plaintiff could have walked around it.  The defense also ...

Category: Other, Pedestrian Accidents,

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Mr. Hamilton, age 35, was taken by ambulance to St. James Hospital complaining of severe chest pains radiating to his stomach and back, profuse sweating, dizziness, and nausea.  There Dr. Almeida failed to diagnosis that he was suffering from an aortic dissection.  Dr. Almeida sent Mr. Hamilton home with a diagnosis of resolved abdominal pain and instructions to follow up with his doctor.&n...

Category: Medical Malpractice, Other Cases,

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Plaintiffs, husband and wife, contend that they entered the intersection on a green light and that the Defendant, a teen driving his parents car, turned in front of them at a high rate of speed. Defendant claims that he was in the intersection when he turned left on a red light and that the Plaintiffs were speeding through a red light. Plaintiff's car was totaled. Plaintiff husband, the driver, suffe...

Category: Car Accidents, Cervical Spine/Neck Injuries,

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Plaintiff was riding her bicycle in the bike lane when she was hit from behind by Defendant Enterprise and thrown over the handlebars landing on her head.  Plaintiff, who was a 3rd year college student at Columbia College, sustained a traumatic brain injury; brain hemorrhage in the left temporal lobe; altered consciousness; fractures of T-6, T-7 and T-8 vertebrae; open fracture of left thumb; ri...

Category: Bicycle Accidents, Fractures, Tears, and Dislocations, Negligence, Neurological Injuries, Other, Psychological Injuries, Severe Head Injuries, Traumatic Brain Injuries,

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Plaintiff was stopped in heavy traffic when she was rear-ended by Defendant causing $11,550 in damage to Plaintiff’s Cadillac and $9,913 to Defendant’s Mercedes.  Plaintiff contended that she sustained cervical strain with new herniated discs at C3-4 and C4-5 as shown on an MRI taken 3 days after the occurrence.  Defense disputed the nature and extent of Plaintiff’s injuries and the d...

Category: Car Accidents, Mid Back Injuries, Rear-End Collision,