Car accidents, along with other types of collisions, that lead to the death of a loved one can be devastating and emotional. During times like these, it's wise to consider your legal options, because there are often paths you can take toward recovering costs associated with the accident. If you have experienced the wrongful death of a loved one and worry about how you will pay for medical expenses or funeral costs, an attorney may be able to help.
The news isn't lacking when it comes to stories of negligence, and this wrongful death case might interest you. If you've been a fan of the New England Patriots in New Hampshire, you might have heard about this wrongful death lawsuit that has been filed against former tight-end Aaron Hernandez. According to the wrongful death lawsuit, he's being sued by a family who believes he killed a member of their family in a shooting. The news doesn't say exactly what happened to lead to the death of a 27-year-old man, but Hernandez is now in the middle of a tricky legal battle while he professes his innocence.
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, residents may have heard about a recent shooting involving a 45-year-old woman's wrongful death The woman was allegedly shot in self-defense by a police officer on Sept. 30, 2013, but her family doesn't believe that was the case. Now, her family is suing the state over the wrongful death of the woman.