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Local News Consults Attorney Geoff Meyerkord About Attorney Fees in Bus Accident Case
Local News Consults Attorney Geoff Meyerkord About Attorney Fees in Bus Accident Case

In February 2018, a devastating school bus accident left young Sariah Johnson paralyzed from the shoulders down. Her mother, Shamika, turned to the services of a personal injury law firm — which has been left unnamed at this time — to seek compensation for the accident. The ...

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    • Four Pedestrians Injured in Parking Lot Crash

      A serious pedestrian crash occurred in a parking lot in Abington,. The pedestrian group was stuck on Saturday morning and four patients were taken to ...

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    • Houston 18-Wheeler Accident Closes Freeway

      A Houston, Texas freeway crash closed lanes after an 18-wheeler accident shut down the road for at least 7 ½ hours. Authorities reported that weather ...

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    • Hit-and-Run Caused by Fresno Woman Running Out on Salon Bill

      A Fresno four-car accident was caused by a driver who was trying to escape from paying a salon bill. Authorities reported that they were responded to ...

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    • Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC Named Among Top 3 Medical Malpractice Lawyers in St. Louis

      Our entire legal team is pleased to announce that our firm has been selected among the “Top 3 Medical Malpractice Lawyers” in St. Louis by Three Best ...

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    • Stephen F. Meyerkord Earns AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®

      Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Stephen F. Meyerkord has received an AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®, a ...

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    • Geoff Meyerkord Appeared at Rockwood School Career Fair

      As students begin to enter high school they typically being to think about their future, including ideas for careers. The Rockwood School District ...

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    • Bicyclist Sues City of Highland Park after Bicycle Accident

      A lawsuit against the City of Highland Park, Illinois is resuming after the Illinois Supreme Court determined that a municipality can be held liable ...

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    • Individual Killed in Bicycle Accident

      An accident involving a bicycle and a vehicle took place recently in Tampa, Florida. The accident is being investigated for further information, but ...

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    • Teen Killed in Bicycle Accident

      A fatal accident occurred in Pacoima on Tuesday around 7:00 in the morning involving a bicyclist and two vehicles. The accident took place when a ...

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    • Zofran Use During Pregnancy Can Harm the Fetus

      Morning sick is no fun. Likewise, being nauseous is no fun for anyone, and although there are medications that can treat such unwanted side effects, ...

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    • Zofran Lawsuits Continue On

      If you were pregnant and were prescribed Zofran for nausea, and had a child with birth defects, you may want to speak to a lawyer. Furthermore, the ...

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    • Zofran Stops Nausea but Causes Birth Defects

      If you’re pregnant or recently had surgery, chances are you know what nausea is all about. Furthermore, although nausea is a symptom no one wants to ...

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    • Child Receives $9.6 Million in Medical Malpractice

      On October 28th, a 3-year-old girl was awarded $9.6 million for damages she sustained in a birth injury . The medical malpractice lawsuit claims that ...

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    • Zofran Use During First Trimester Harmful for Unborn Babies

      Zofran is an anti-nausea medication used to help cancer patients, and those who have upset stomachs after surgery. In addition, although the FDA has ...

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    • Zofran Linked to Birth Defects When Used During Pregnancy

      If you have experienced morning sickness during pregnancy, than you know it’s not an enjoyable thing. Furthermore, although nausea caused by the first ...

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    • Lawsuit Filed for Branson, Missouri Duck Boat Tragedy That Killed 17

      In the evening of July 19 th , 2018, a thunderstorm rolled across Branson, Missouri and the surrounding region. A duck boat carrying 31 passengers was ...

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    • Missouri Duck Boat Accident Leaves 17 People Dead

      On Thursday evening, July 19 th , a duck boat carrying 31 people capsized and sank, leaving at least 17 dead and several more injured. Witnesses say ...

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    • Boating Accident Results in Arrest

      A 56-year old Naperville man was the cause of a boating accident over the weekend. The man was operating a boat on Lake Holiday in Somonauk, Illinois ...

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    • Local News Consults Attorney Geoff Meyerkord About Attorney Fees in Bus Accident Case

      In February 2018, a devastating school bus accident left young Sariah Johnson paralyzed from the shoulders down. Her mother, Shamika, turned to the ...

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    • I-44 School Bus Accident Injures 13 Students

      During the Thursday morning commute, a school bus accident occurred on I-44 in St. Louis County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the ...

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    • SUV Crashes into Chicago CTA Bus, Injures Seven

      An SUV crashed into a CTA bus in Chicago, sending seven people to the hospital. The vehicle accident occurred after the SUV ran a red light and struck ...

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    • I Was a Passenger Involved in an Accident. What Are My Rights if I Was Injured?

      Victims who suffer injuries that could and should have been prevented if not for another’s negligence have rights in our legal system, including the ...

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    • Involved in Accident While Using Uber or Lyft? Know Your Rights!

      Uber and Lyft are rideshare services that have grown significantly in popularity throughout the country. By allowing smart phone users to access and ...

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    • Common Mistakes to Avoid Following an Auto Accident

      Auto accidents of any type can make for chaotic, unfamiliar, and frightening circumstances. While the aftermath of a wreck can be a challenge, it is ...

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    • Massive six-vehicle accident ties up Florida Turnpike

      Wednesday morning on the South Florida Turnpike was a mess following a massive, six-vehicle pile up. Furthermore, the crash involved a semi, and five ...

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    • Lawmakers are Seeking Lawsuit Award Caps

      Republican lawmakers in Missouri are attempting to place caps on the amount plaintiffs can receive in medical malpractice and civil injury lawsuits. ...

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    • Semi-Truck Collides with Ambulance, Woman Riding in Ambulance Sues

      Meyerkord and Meyerkord, LLC: A Legacy of Legal Innovation ...

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    • Toddler Wanders Out Of Daycare Center

      A 2-year-old boy was found walking down a Tennessee street after he wandered out of a daycare center in what police are calling a potentially ...

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    • Illinois Freshman Dies From Injuries After Fall At School

      A Collinsville High School student has died from injuries sustained in a school accident earlier this week. The freshman fell over a banister during ...

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    • Illinois Teenager Falls Over Banister At School

      A teenage boy was seriously injured in a school accident at Collinsville High School. According to school officials, the boy fell down a staircase on ...

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    • Four-Year-Old Girl Wanders Right Out Of School

      A 4-year girl narrowly missed serious injury after a dangerous school accident in California. The parents of the little girl are outraged after their ...

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    • Parents Upset At Dangerous Bus Stop Location

      A dangerous St. Louis school bus stop location has parents upset. The desolate stretch of road surrounded by vacant buildings is a school bus stop for ...

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    • Students in Cahokia Served Spoiled Milk During School Lunch

      Cahokia Parents are outraged at a dangerous school incident at Cahokia High School after students were served spoiled milk at school. A student at ...

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    • Governor Greitens Calls Out Trial Lawyers, But Loses Sight of Victims

      In his first State of the State address, Governor Eric Greitens made it clear he had a bone to pick with the Missouri judicial system. According to ...

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    • The Trophy Room Sues City Over Smoking Ban

      One of Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC’s attorneys, John Steward, is representing the owner of The Trophy Room in a lawsuit against the city of St. Louis. ...

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    • Suit Commences after Colorado Case Worker Strip Searches Teen

      Suit Commences after Colorado Case Worker Strip Searches Teen http://gazette.com/caseworker-strip-search-alleged-in-colo.-lawsuit/article/1510539 The ...

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    • Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC Hosts Cy Pres Ceremony to Honor Late Missouri Supreme Court Judge, Provide Aid to Local Law Schools & Residents in Need

      Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC is pleased to announce that our firm recently hosted a Cy pres ceremony that honored the legacy of former Missouri Supreme ...

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    • Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Makers of Old Spice Deodorant

      A class action lawsuit has been filed against Procter & Gamble's Old Spice deodorant for causing severe rashes and chemical burns. 13 Old Spice ...

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    • Xarelto Trial Dates Set

      A judge has set the initial trial dates for the class action lawsuit against the manufacturers of the drug Xarelto. There will be four trials due to ...

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    • Folding Bicycles Recalled for Fall Hazards

      Brompton is recalling their popular folding bicycles due to a possible fall hazard. The company is recalling around 8,400 bikes because of the ...

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    • Crate and Barrel Benches Recalled After Injuries Reported

      Crate and Barrel is recalling their Dakota benches which pose a fall hazard. The company is recalling about 6,800 benches because they can tip over ...

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    • West Elm Recalls Table Lamp

      West Elm is recalling their industrial task table lamp due to a shock hazard. The popular company reported that the adjustable joint can cut or fray ...

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    • Medical malpractice under the microscope

      Doctors live in constant fear of medical malpractice suits. The overburdened medical system , along with skyrocketing costs of medical care has been ...

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    • GM Announces Compensation Plan to Pay Victims

      Meyerkord and Meyerkord, LLC: A Legacy of Legal Innovation ...

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    • Man Overdoses in St. Louis Nursing Home, Jury Awards $700,000

      Man Overdoses in St. Louis Nursing Home, Jury Awards $700,000 http://m.stltoday.com/STL/db_259737/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=cNokaz9k A jury ...

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    • CVS Photo Department Included in Security Breach

      If you use CVS for your photo service, you may want to check you credit cards. Likewise, CVS is the latest major chain to be part of a security breach ...

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    • UPMC Suffers Another Data Breach

      The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) is left scratching their heads following yet another data breach . In addition, the latest breach ...

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    • "Sharenting" on Social Media Puts Children at Risk

      If you haven’t yet heard of the term, “sharenting ” if you’re in any form of social media, you’ll understand what it means once you hear the ...

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    • CVS Photo Department Included in Security Breach

      If you use CVS for your photo service, you may want to check you credit cards. Likewise, CVS is the latest major chain to be part of a security breach ...

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    • MO Man Lures Minors Via Dating App

      A parent’s worst nightmare is the thought of anything harming their child , and it’s even more terrible when it’s at the hands of another individual. ...

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    • "Sharenting" on Social Media Puts Children at Risk

      If you haven’t yet heard of the term, “sharenting ” if you’re in any form of social media, you’ll understand what it means once you hear the ...

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    • California Man Attacked on Dog Walk

      A 76-year old man shot and killed his own dog after being attacked in San Mateo County, California. Police reported that the attack happened early ...

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    • Virginia Police Officer Bitten by Dog

      A Newport News, Virginia police officer was bitten by a pit bull/ German sheppard mix while responding to a domestic incident. The officer reported ...

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    • Pet Store Groomer Viciously Attacked by Dog

      A pet groomer at a popular pet supply store was attacked by a pit bull mix in Hyannis, Massachusetts. The victim said that the dog was wearing a ...

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    • 2018 Walkathon for South City Community School

      South City Community School (SCCS) is a fixture in the St. Louis community, and our team at Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC is proud to help it continue ...

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    • Attorney Geoff Meyerkord Wins $200K Verdict in Distracted Driving Case

      It is fairly common for an insurance company to downplay the severity of a car accident caused by one of their policyholders to minimize the potential ...

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    • How to Stay Safe This Halloween

      Almost everyone loves Halloween, and with good reason: From bobbing for apples to wearing fun costumes, this beloved American tradition creates ...

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    • Progressive Gourmet, Inc. Announces Recall

      A product has been recalled from Progressive Gourmet Inc., due to an allergy alert for a mislabeling. The “Taste of Inspirations Edamame Rangoon” has ...

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    • Mouse Found in Can of Green Beans

      As youth ministers were preparing a potluck meal for an Easter dinner at their church they were shocked to discover a portion of a mouse in a can of ...

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    • Trader Joe's Grocery Store Recalls Pistachios Nationwide

      Trader Joe’s Grocery Store has issued a recall for their In-Shell, Roasted Pistachios. These pistachios may be contaminated with Salmonella. They are ...

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    • Man Critical Injured in Mo Helicopter Crash

      On Friday evening, a man was rushed to the hospital after sustaining serious injuries in a helicopter crash . The accident happened at approximately ...

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    • 12 Marines are Missing After a Helicopter Crash

      Crews are searching for 12 Marines after two helicopters collided near Hawaii overnight Thursday. The accident happened in an overnight training ...

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    • Helicopter Crash Kills U.S. Military

      Two U.S. military airmen, one stationed at Illinois’ Scott Air Force Base, were killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan. The Department of Defense ...

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    • Illinois Man Killed In Tractor-Trailer Crash

      An Illinois man is dead after a semi-truck crash that police believe was caused by a possible mechanical failure. The fatal accident happened near ...

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    • Metro East DUI Accident Kills Mother, Injures Children

      A single mother of three was killed on Thursday night when she was struck along the roadway by a drunk driver . The Madison County Sheriff’s ...

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    • MetroEast Car Accident Injures Two

      A car accident in Belleville, Illinois has sent two individuals to the hospital. The accident happened on Thursday afternoon involving two vehicles. ...

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    • Doctor Charged with Fraud

      A doctor is one individual that most people trust. When a doctor administers improper or negligent care they break the trust of their patients. In ...

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    • Healthcare Providers Urging People to Seek Urgent Care Centers

      Healthcare Providers Urging People to Seek Urgent Care Centers Many healthcare centers are asking people with minor injuries to seek medical treatment ...

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    • The Family of a 13 Year-old Girl File Suit over Sexual Assault on School Bus

      The Family of a 13 Year-old Girl File Suit over Sexual Assault on School Bus http://www.wvgazette.com/News/201312080027 A West Virginia family has ...

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    • Man Killed in KC After Tire Crashes Through Windshield

      Tragically, a Kansas City man has been killed in a freak car accident on Interstate 70. Likewise, the accident happened when a 23-year-old man was ...

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    • Heroics at a nieghborhood pool saved a child's life

      Heroics at a neighborhood pool averted a tragedy. A 3-year old girl was taken to Children's Mercy Wednesday afternoon after nearly drowning in a ...

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    • Traffic accidents highlight the weekend across Missouri.

      A bad week for traffic accidents.Tragedy struck Park Hill when a 5-year -old boy was killed after an ATV accident. According to Park Hills Police, the ...

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    • Few St. Louis Hospitals Receive "A" Safety Grades

      When you visit the hospital for surgery or another major medical treatment, you never imagine that you’ll leave more injured than you were before. Yet ...

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    • Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC Takes Medical Malpractice Case Over Surgical Error to Trial

      Our St. Louis medical malpractice attorneys at Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC recently took a case to trial involving a client who had alleged he was the ...

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    • How to Know if You Have a Medical Malpractice Case

      If you have suffered harm at the hands of a doctor, nurse, or other medical professional, you might have grounds to pursue a medical malpractice case. ...

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    • Pharmacists charged with murder

      Pharmacists are trained to help people; sadly that is not the case in a compound center in New England when unsanitary conditions led to meningitis ...

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    • Man Sues Trader Joe's Over Contaminated Egg-White Salad

      Meyerkord and Meyerkord, LLC: A Legacy of Legal Innovation A 57-year-old man recently brought suit against Trader Joe's after allegedly eating tainted ...

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    • Father Files Medical Malpractice Suit Against Medical College

      http://www.athensohiotoday.com/news/defendants-deny-allegations-in-medical-malpractice-case/article_f49ca372-7d9b-5663-894a-eedca127eb15.html The ...

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    • Governor Greitens Calls Out Trial Lawyers, But Loses Sight of Victims

      In his first State of the State address, Governor Eric Greitens made it clear he had a bone to pick with the Missouri judicial system. According to ...

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    • Woman Who Lost Family by Drunk Driver Hopes to Help Others

      One woman who lost her husband and young son a result of a drunken driving accident is trying to help others via Facebook and other forms of social ...

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    • Teen Struck by Train in MO

      Tragically a young boy has died following a fatal pedestrian accident in Pacific, Missouri. In addition, the pedestrian accident involving a train ...

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    • Motorcycle Accident Results in Fatality

      A motorcycle accident claimed the life of a man in Illinois over the weekend. Early Saturday morning, a 43-year-old man was traveling on West Charter ...

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    • Wrong-Way Driver Causes Fatal Crash

      A 27-year-old motorcyclist was killed on New Year’s Eve by a drunk wrong-way driver . According to the California Highway Patrol, a motorcyclist was ...

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    • Country Music Singer Surprises Motorcycle Accident Victim

      Country music star Blake Shelton has surprised two fans after they missed his show due to a serious motorcycle accident back in September. A young man ...

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    • The Family of a 13 Year-old Girl File Suit over Sexual Assault on School Bus

      The Family of a 13 Year-old Girl File Suit over Sexual Assault on School Bus http://www.wvgazette.com/News/201312080027 A West Virginia family has ...

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    • Federal Court Requires Alabama State University to Pay an Additional $1 Million in Fees

      Federal Court Requires Alabama State University to Pay an Additional $1 Million in Fees ...

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    • Man Sues Police over Search Gone too Far

      A man has filed suit against the West Virginia State Police for infringing on his Constitutional rights. The man claims that West Virginia State ...

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    • Four Pedestrians Injured in Parking Lot Crash

      A serious pedestrian crash occurred in a parking lot in Abington,. The pedestrian group was stuck on Saturday morning and four patients were taken to ...

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    • 74 Year- Old Struck in Pedestrian Accident

      A 74 year-old woman was injured in a pedestrian accident in Columbus, Nebraska. Authorities reported that a 2011 Toyota Compact Utility vehicle was ...

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    • Pedestrian Accident Hospitalizes Six in Seattle

      At least six people were hospitalized due to a pedestrian accident in a busy downtown Seattle street. A shuttle van drove into a crowd of people and ...

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    • How to Stay Safe This Halloween

      Almost everyone loves Halloween, and with good reason: From bobbing for apples to wearing fun costumes, this beloved American tradition creates ...

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    • Understanding the Laws on Electric Scooters

      As of July, electric scooters have finally arrived in The Gateway City. Young adults and middle-aged workers alike can zip through the city on a cheap ...

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    • Missouri Duck Boat Accident Leaves 17 People Dead

      On Thursday evening, July 19 th , a duck boat carrying 31 people capsized and sank, leaving at least 17 dead and several more injured. Witnesses say ...

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    • American Idol Winner Narrowly Escapes Potential Plane Crash

      American Idol winner Taylor Hicks escaped a potential plane crash this week when the private plane he was in malfunctioned. He was traveling from ...

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    • Deadly Akron Plane Crash Caused By Negligence

      The National Transportation Safety Board said a plane crash in Akron that killed nine people was caused by gross negligence and failure to follow ...

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    • Investigators Say Connecticut Fatal Plane Crash Was No Mistake

      A fatal plane crash in East Hartford, Connecticut that killed a student pilot and injured the instructor has been deemed a result of an intentional ...

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    • Winter Weather Brings Slips and Fall Accidents

      Slips and falls are serious accidents and can happen anytime but this time of year is the most common for these accidents. Winter precipitation can be ...

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    • Neglect Conviction After Nursing Home Resident Suffers 100 Ant Bites

      Three Alabama nursing home employees have been convicted of neglect after an 84-year-old resident suffered from 100 ant bites. The Attorney General ...

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    • Czech Republic Sports Complex Roof Collapsed During Game

      Around 80 athletes and fans had to scramble to safety after the roof collapsed at a sports arena in the Czech Republic. The newly-built facility was ...

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    • Laceration Hazards Prompt Pier 1 Imports Recall

      Pier 1 Imports is recalling their decorative glass pumpkins for possible laceration hazards. The company reports that the wooden stem on the top can ...

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    • Burn and Explosion Hazards Spark Firework Recall

      Matrix Fireworks is recalling fireworks due to explosion and burn hazards. The company reports that the overloaded fireworks are violated the federal ...

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    • Mattresses Recalled for Fire Hazard

      Superior Importers has recalled around 6,000 mattresses due to a violation of the Federal Mattress Flammability Standard. Consumers are urged to stop ...

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    • School Bus Accident in Downtown St. Louis

      St. Louis police are investigating a school bus accident that occurred on Thursday afternoon. According to authorities, a school bus transporting ...

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    • Woman Injures Child in Car Crash Due to Spider

      In Kosciusko County, Indiana a woman suddenly jumped from her moving vehicle all because she felt a spider on her shoulder, thus causing a car crash . ...

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    • One Injured and One Dead Following IL Pedestrian Accident

      In O’fallon, IL two people were struck by a school bus today on the shoulder of the interstate. Furthermore, the tragic pedestrian accident happened ...

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    • Semi-Truck Causes Crash Injuring Two Teens

      On Thursday, a serious auto accident involving two vehicles and a semi-truck sent two teenagers to the hospital in serious condition. A 16-year-old ...

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    • Two Semi-Truck Crash Closes Indiana Interstate

      A fiery semi-truck accident closed lanes on a major interstate in Indiana. Police reported one driver drifted to sleep and began to move off the road. ...

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    • Pedestrian Injured In Accident with Semi-Truck

      A 61-year-old man was severely injured in a pedestrian accident with a tractor-trailer while crossing a street in Hudson Falls, New York. Police ...

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    • Geoff Meyerkord Settles Auto Accident Case for $358,000

      A Missouri man who suffered injuries in a three-vehicle, high-speed collision involving a fatality received a settlement of $358,000 with the ...

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    • Brian Kurth of Meyerkord & Meyerkord Settles $150,000 Case

      Attorney Brian Kurth recently settled an auto accident case for $150,000 involving a head-on collision with a driver for a local florist. The accident ...

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    • Meyerkord & Meyerkord Recovers $1M Within A Week

      The St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC are working diligently for their clients. In fact, last week alone they settled ...

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    • New Cell Phone "Kill-Switch" Laws

      http://www.kmov.com/news/just-posted/Minnesota-enacts-nations-first-smartphone-kill-switch-law-259317941.html This week, Minnesota passed a law to ...

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    • Facebook's Like Button Is Protected Speech

      The U.S. Court of Appeals in Richmond held that clicking the like button on Facebook is protected speech. The court held this "speech" is protected by ...

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    • EMT Service Shares Crash Photographs, Family Files Suit

      EMT Service Shares Crash Photographs, Family Files Suit http://www.wvgazette.com/News/201309010122 The family of a UPS driver has filed suit against ...

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    • Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC Hosts Cy Pres Ceremony to Honor Late Missouri Supreme Court Judge, Provide Aid to Local Law Schools & Residents in Need

      Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC is pleased to announce that our firm recently hosted a Cy pres ceremony that honored the legacy of former Missouri Supreme ...

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    • Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC Named Among Top 3 Medical Malpractice Lawyers in St. Louis

      Our entire legal team is pleased to announce that our firm has been selected among the “Top 3 Medical Malpractice Lawyers” in St. Louis by Three Best ...

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    • Governor Greitens Calls Out Trial Lawyers, But Loses Sight of Victims

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    • The Dangers of Distracted Commercial Motor Vehicle Driving

      Distracted driving is a major problem on American roads. According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), distraction ...

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    • Bus Driver Caused Crash Due to Texting While Driving in TN

      When parents send their children on a bus, they’re entrusting the driver will keep their kids safe from harm. Sadly, that was not the case in ...

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    • Using Missouri's Tort Victims' Compensation Fund to Maximize Recoveries

      The last thing you want to learn after being hurt by a negligent third party is that they do not have any insurance to cover the damages they caused. ...

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    • Meyerkord & Meyerkord's Mass Torts Department is Expanding

      The St. Louis personal injury law firm of Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC is growing in both geographic reach and practice areas. Recently our firm has ...

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    • Governor Greitens Calls Out Trial Lawyers, But Loses Sight of Victims

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    • Governor Greitens Calls Out Trial Lawyers, But Loses Sight of Victims

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    • Medical malpractice under the microscope

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    • Is there really a man suing McDonald's over a napkin?

      http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/03/04/mcdonalds-sued-customer-napkin_n_4877000.html "Is there really a man suing McDonald's over a napkin?" This ...

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    • Houston 18-Wheeler Accident Closes Freeway

      A Houston, Texas freeway crash closed lanes after an 18-wheeler accident shut down the road for at least 7 ½ hours. Authorities reported that weather ...

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    • The Dangers of Distracted Commercial Motor Vehicle Driving

      Distracted driving is a major problem on American roads. According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), distraction ...

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    • Two Semi-Truck Crash Closes Indiana Interstate

      A fiery semi-truck accident closed lanes on a major interstate in Indiana. Police reported one driver drifted to sleep and began to move off the road. ...

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    • Man Injured in Train Accident

      A railroad accident took place on Thursday, December 7th in South Carolina. A freight train struck a vehicle at a railroad crossing, resulting in the ...

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    • Train-Car Collision Claims One Life, Injures Another

      On Friday morning, a 63-year-old woman and her grandson were traveling in a car when their vehicle was struck by a train . Investigators stated that ...

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    • Train Slams Into Terminal, Injures over 100 Riders

      A Long Island Rail Road train slammed into a terminal in Brooklyn injuring over a hundred people. The train was packed with 650 people on the morning ...

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    • Commercial Vehicles to Look Out For on the Road

      Unlike your typical compact car or SUV, commercial vehicles are typically larger, heavier, and are therefore more likely to cause severe damage to ...

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    • Liability in Commercial Truck Accidents: Who's Responsible?

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      A Houston, Texas freeway crash closed lanes after an 18-wheeler accident shut down the road for at least 7 ½ hours. Authorities reported that weather ...

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    • Firework Explosion Prompts OSHA Fine

      A fireworks company is being fined by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration and will be responsible for paying almost $15,000 after ...

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    • Workers' Compensation Tops $1 Billion a Week

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    • Airlines Employee Trapped During Flight

      An airline baggage handler became trapped in the cargo holder of a United Airlines regional jetliner during an hour long flight on New Year's Day. ...

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    • Workers' Compensation Tops $1 Billion a Week

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    • Chicago Work Accident Kills Elderly Man

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    • Workplace Accident Claims Life of Man

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    • 25 Most Dangerous Jobs Released

      Workplace accidents can happen at any company but the type of industry can determine how dangerous an accident really can be. The 25 most dangerous ...

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    • Workers' Compensation Tops $1 Billion a Week

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