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Who pays for a wrongful death lawsuit in Colorado?

Denver, CO—The party who is responsible for causing someone’s untimely death is likely the party who will be held liable for providing the decedent’s surviving family members with financial relief. However, it could be someone different…
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Can a family sue for funeral expenses after a wrongful death in Colorado?

Funeral expenses are one of many types of damages a family can sue for when their loved one’s death was caused by someone else’s negligence or wrongful act. When a loved one’s passing was unexpected, it can sometimes be difficult for their…
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What types of damages are awarded in wrongful death cases in Florida?

Gainesville, FL—When an individual suffers fatal injuries as a result of a wrongful act or someone else’s negligent behavior, their surviving family members may be entitled to sue the liable party and recover damages. Damages may be awarded…
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Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed on Behalf of Colorado Man Who was Shot and Killed by a National Park Service Ranger

It was on March 21st when Charles “Gage” Lorentz was shot and killed by National Park Service (NPS) Ranger Robert Mitchell after an altercation broke out between the two [Source: Carlsbad Current Argus]. According to the news source, Lorentz…
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Denver Doctor Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed by the Family of a Mother Who Died from an Opioid Overdose

In 2016, Jennifer Goodridge, a wife and mother of two, died as a result of an accidental overdose. The Denver Post says that Goodridge had taken a “cocktail of opioids, muscle relaxers, and barbiturates she had been prescribed by Dr. Andrew…