Car accidents between passenger vehicles are common, especially in rush hour traffic in Los Angeles. However, the relative frequency of these types of accidents should not overshadow how common it is for a large vehicle, like a semi-truck, to cause an accident. Like all accident victims, truck accident victims who have suffered injuries may have legal options.
Californians and millions of Americans throughout the country, are currently living in a particularly racially charged atmosphere. There is nothing that produces more racially-based angst among the population than a police shooting - particularly when the victim is an African-American who was shot by police officers. One family in California experienced this type of tragedy, and it appears that they are taking the necessary steps to move forward with a wrongful death lawsuit.
It is no secret that California, among other states, has begun to loosen certain restrictions on the possession and use of marijuana. To many people, this has been a cause to rejoice, but, for others, there has been a dangerous consequence: the impact of marijuana-impaired drivers on the roads.