Drunk Driver causes life threatening injuries

http://www.sj-r.com/news/20171206/springfield-woman-suffers-life-threatening-injury-after-illinois-4-crash

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Any injuries are tragic, however when the at fault driver has no license, no insurance and is drunk everything becomes much worse. Sometimes there may be a recovery from the at fault driver’s assets. It is usually a very difficult process.

Missouri Officer shot by handcuffed suspect

http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/arnold-officer-shot-by-handcuffed-suspect-rushed-to-hospital-with/article_46c87ea9-498a-550f-8258-2ce0e129e777.html

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Police officers may sue for Workers’ Compensation benefits if a criminal injures them. Illinois Work Comp benefits include medical treatment, off work pay, and the value of the injury.

Bill O’Reilly Sued for Defamation

http://www.latimes.com/business/hollywood/la-fi-ct-oreilly-sued-20171204-story.html

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Shows that when you settle a lawsuit and violate the terms of settlement you open yourself up to additional legal action.

Many of these sexual harassment and employment discrimination cases have non-disclosure clauses.

Archdiocese Ordered to Pay in Porn Case

http://www.news-gazette.com/news/state/2017-11-29/archdiocese-ordered-pay-700000-computer-porn-case.html

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Employee who was fired for complaining about co-worker viewing porn at work is awarded damages. Shows that employers must be careful when they fire and discipline workers.