The perils associated with drinking and driving should be well known by all adults and especially by those who are parents. At least, I hope I am correct about the level of adult awareness.... Read more
The family of Dennis and Judy Schulte have filed a $45 million claim against the City of Seattle, claiming that the city failed to supervise a driver who was on probation for a DUI convictio... Read more
The family of a Pennsylvania man who was killed during a test drive with an intoxicated salesman has settled their lawsuit for $4.3 million. The former salesman Michael Hershey is in prison... Read more
A judge in northern Illinois has awarded more than $6 million to the family of a 17-year-old girl who was killed by a drunk driver. Judge Edward Prochaska made the award last month to the fa... Read more
The family of a man killed in a 2008 car collision was awarded $1 million last month in a lawsuit against Southern Oaks Country Club. Employees at the club were accused of selling too much a... Read more
The Georgia Supreme Court has found that a convenience store can be held liable for a fatal highway accident that took place after the driver of a motor vehicle purchased a 12-pack of beer.... Read more
Alabama’s drunk-driving laws got stricter after Gov. Robert Bentley signed a bill that makes Alabama the final state in the nation to mandate the use of ignition interlock devices for... Read more
A Maryland jury awarded more than $11.8 million last month to a man whose car was rear-ended by a repeat drunk driver in August 2007. Michael W. Harris, the Plaintiff, developed a painful an... Read more
A jury has awarded more than $2 million to the family of a Pennsylvania man who was killed by a drunken driver four years ago. The verdict was returned against Melissa Cummings of Pittsburgh... Read more
Unfortunately, Alabama is one of the states mentioned above with an increase in alcohol-related deaths in 2007. Even though there is some improvement nationally, drunken drivers are a real p... Read more
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