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Commonwealth Court affirms Phila. judge's decision denying Nutter schedule to newspaper reporter

By Jon Campisi | Jul 27, 2012

A majority Commonwealth Court panel has affirmed a Philadelphia trial court’s decision

Pa. district judge suspended without pay for one month

By Jon Campisi | Jul 27, 2012

A magisterial district judge from Chester County has been suspended from her post

Federal judge remands Accutane pharmaceutical mass tort case to Phila. court

By Jon Campisi | Jul 27, 2012

A federal judge has granted a motion by a plaintiff in a mass tort pharmaceutical case to

Man who sustained torn ligament due to protruding sewer cover sues City of Phila.

By Jon Campisi | Jul 26, 2012

A pedestrian who claims he sustained a ligament tear in his knee after he tripped over a

Mercy Hospital of Phila. and nurse hit with medical malpractice claim

By Jon Campisi | Jul 26, 2012

A Philadelphia hospital and one of its employees have been named in a medical malpractice lawsuit filed by a man who claims he sustained head injuries after falling from his hospital bed.

Phila.'s Tiffin restaurant sued by Sysco Food Services for breach of contract

By Jon Campisi | Jul 26, 2012

A food distribution business has filed a breach of contract suit against a Philadelphia

Arrestee sues Phila. cops for forcibly exposing her breasts in presence of male officers

By Jon Campisi | Jul 26, 2012

A Philadelphia woman is suing two city cops for assault, alleging the officers roughed her

Judge dismisses wrongful death claim against City of Phila. arising from EMT mishap

By Jon Campisi | Jul 25, 2012

A federal judge has dismissed a wrongful death complaint against the City of Philadelphia that had been filed by a woman who alleged her mother’s death two years ago was the fault of emergency medical personnel who accidentally dropped the woman on her head during a call.

Patrol car crash leads to personal injury claim against Phila. Police Dept. and officer

By Jon Campisi | Jul 25, 2012

A motorist who claims he was recently injured after a Philadelphia Police patrol car

Northeast Phila. couple files asbestos mass tort claim in state court

By Jon Campisi | Jul 25, 2012

A couple from Northeast Philadelphia has filed a mass tort asbestos claim in state court

Former FJD procurement technician charged by feds with near half-million dollar theft from Phila. court system

By Jon Campisi | Jul 25, 2012

A former procurement technician for the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania has been charged by federal authorities with defrauding Philadelphia’s court system.

Widow of bridge worker who fell to his death sues CSX; Suit says company failed to provide portable toilet

By Jon Campisi | Jul 24, 2012

The widow of a railroad worker who plunged 90 feet to his death last fall after attempting to relieve himself over a bridge has filed a federal lawsuit against her deceased husband’s former employer, alleging the company’s failure to provide a portable toilet at the worksite led to the man’s death.

Phila. condo association and management co. face bad faith complaint

By Jon Campisi | Jul 24, 2012

A widow who purchased a condominium in Philadelphia’s Roxborough neighborhood in order to be closer to remaining family, but who claims she couldn’t live on her property due to maintenance problems, has filed a bad faith lawsuit against the condo association and the property management company overseeing the development.

Former Philadelphia Union soccer coach sues over termination

By Jon Campisi | Jul 24, 2012

A former United States Olympic team soccer coach and world-renowned soccer player has filed a federal complaint against the owners of the Philadelphia Union professional soccer team, alleging he was wrongfully fired as Union head coach and team manager.

Roxborough Memorial Hospital sued by patient whose leg was amputated following fall from bed

By Jon Campisi | Jul 23, 2012

A recently filed lawsuit claims a Philadelphia man who had already lost his right leg had to have his left leg amputated after he developed an infection in that limb that was allegedly caused by a fall he suffered at an area hospital following a knee replacement surgery.

Albert Einstein Medical Center faces wrongful death claim by parents of deceased newborn baby girl

By Jon Campisi | Jul 23, 2012

The parents of a baby girl who died one day after she was delivered via cesarean section

U.S. Foods delivery worker files injury suit against Temple University Hospital, Waste Management Inc.

By Jon Campisi | Jul 23, 2012

A food delivery worker who claims he was injured while on the premises of a local

Disbarred Pa. lawyer named in pro se action seeking $60 million in professional negligence damages

By Jon Campisi | Jul 23, 2012

A disbarred Lehigh Valley, Pa. attorney is being sued by a Philadelphia man who claims the former lawyer failed to timely file a professional negligence claim against another former attorney of the plaintiff’s arising out of a near $8 million lawsuit the plaintiff had initiated against an environmental products company.

Woman hurt at Phila. hotel files personal injury claim against Hampton Inn and parent co.

By Jon Campisi | Jul 20, 2012

A North Carolina woman has filed a personal injury complaint against a popular

McFadden's sports bar hit with assault and battery complaint over attack by bouncers

By Jon Campisi | Jul 20, 2012

A New Jersey man who claims he was injured after being roughed up by a handful of

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