Wrongful Death

Family of Baltimore Man Who Died in Custody Sues Police The family of a man who died after he was beaten by police in Baltimore is suing 11 officers and the city's police commissioner for wrongful death, assault, excessive force and civil rights violations.
Va. Justices Asked to Reconsider Tech Reversal Attorneys for the families of two students slain in the 2007 Virginia Tech massacre have asked the state Supreme Court to honor a jury's findings and reconsider its decision to toss a wrongful death finding against the state stemming from the shootings.
Lawsuit Over Richmond Jail Death Settled A judge has approved the settlement of a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a Richmond City Jail inmate who died of heat exposure.
Maryland Seeks To Block $18.5M Award In Inmate's DeathThe Maryland Attorney General's Office is asking a Baltimore judge to cancel or reduce an $18.5 million award stemming from the murder of an inmate aboard a state prison bus.