All too often, the news is filled with tragic stories of lives being taken upside because of car wrecks. Unfortunately, the scenario played out again in Pelham, Alabama where the lives of two people were claimed as a result of an automobile collision.
A former Tuscaloosa attorney currently finds himself in hot water and is facing lawsuits from numerous former clients who contend he not only defrauded them but also told lavish stories about how well their cases were progressing through the court system.
Alabama lawyers refer to the contact as improper solicitation. To the public, it is known as ambulance chasing.
A Bessemer jury on Thursday, March 15, 2012, awarded the family of one hundred year old Elvia Henderson $2 million dollars for her wrongful death. The verdict followed a two week trial against SSC Birmingham Operating Company doing business as Fairview Nursing Home.