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Charges Filed in Fatal Missouri Hit-and-Run Accident
Charges Filed in Fatal Missouri Hit-and-Run Accident

Last August, a Brandsville man’s homemade pickup-bed trailer came loose from his truck and hit a 42 year-old man’s jeep head on near Dawt Mill in Ozark County, Missouri. The man in the jeep was killed, and the woman who was his passenger was critically injured. After the ...

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Blog posts in March, 2018

  • Psychological injury to child from abuse at daycare ($600,000 settlement)

    Dempsey and Kingsland represented a young child and his parents in a case arising out of alleged child abuse perpetrated on a then two-year-old child ...

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  • Off-Duty Nurse Is Hospitalized for Knee Complaints - She Is Over-Medicated and Dies from Respiratory Depression Overnight - Confidential Settlement

    This is one of those cases that still makes me angry. In this case, an off-duty nurse is hospitalized for the most routine of things – a knee that has ...

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  • Is Tort Reform Really the Solution to High Health Care Costs?

    Recent Health Affairs Reports Give a Resounding “No” According to studies published in the most recent edition of the health care industry journal ...

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  • How Will Medicare’s New Efficiency Measurement Impact Patient Safety?

    As part of the federal Affordable Care Act, Medicare will begin measuring efficiency and per-patient costs to evaluate hospitals and adjust its ...

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  • Missouri Couple Wins $6.4 million in Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

    Last month, a Missouri jury awarded $6.4 million to a husband and wife from St. Louis County after the man suffered a massive stroke that could have ...

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  • Chronic pain injury sustained because of fall due to dangerous condition ($1,000,000 settlement)

    Our client, a male, then 22-year-old, was visiting a multi-family residence. Upon leaving, client stepped into a hole in a storm sewer grate as he was ...

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