Month: May 2014

Inexperienced Motorcyclists Add to the Number of Accidents Each Year

Now that May is here, it’s no surprise to see so many motorcyclists taking their long-neglected Harleys out for a spin. For many of them, they’ve truly missed the thrill of the open road on their bikes. However, for some of them, this is the first year they’ve ever had a taste of that kind […]

Written by on May 29, 2014

How Do I Know When I Should Contact A St. Louis Attorney?

Many of our clients are a little nervous when they make their first phone call to speak to a St. Louis attorney. They have many questions that they need answers to, but they’re afraid that they shouldn’t be contacting a lawyer for those answers. We’d like to help you understand when it’s necessary to contact […]

Written by on May 27, 2014

3-Car Crash Kills Edwardsville Woman

Each year, automobile accidents account for the deaths or injuries of too many Missouri residents. An Edwardsville woman recently died in Madison County after being involved in an accident with a twenty-three-year-old man, driving an SUV, and a third juvenile driver. The woman died at the scene of the accident, while the other two drivers […]

Written by on May 22, 2014

Valley Park High School Student Arrested For Bringing A Knife To School

According to an article on the St. Louis Post-Dispatch website, a Valley Park High School student was recently arrested for bringing a knife to school. Fortunately, no students or faculty were harmed. The principal sent a letter home informing other parents about what happened, assuring them that the situation was under control, and the student […]

Written by on May 20, 2014

Teenager Sentenced To Five Years In Prison For Killing Elderly Couple In Crash

A teenager, who was found to have been smoking a synthetic marijuana while driving, has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing an elderly couple in June 2012. The eighteen-year-old man pled guilty to the manslaughter charges, as well as to the drug possession charges, according to an article on the St. Louis […]

Written by on May 15, 2014

Winter May Be Over, But The Risks For Slips and Falls Remains

During the winter months, we all walk a little bit more carefully when we enter businesses or other public places. We know that people track in snow and ice from outside, and business owners aren’t always very good about putting out signs to warn people of the dangers of slips and falls. However, now that […]

Written by on May 13, 2014

Twelve-Year-Old Girl Shot In Her St. Louis Home

All too often, we hear news stories regarding people who were shot because of gunmen who fired into a crowd of people. A recent article on the website was released that highlighted such an incident that occurred in St. Louis. According to the article, the incident took place near a north city home on […]

Written by on May 8, 2014

Twenty-Three-Year-Old Man Sues Dentist For Pulling Thirty-Two Teeth

In a case that has been ongoing for several years, a twenty-three-year-old Missouri man is suing his dentist for pulling thirty-two teeth that did not need to be pulled. The patient claims that he was suffering from a tooth abscess, and so he sought the help of his dentist in 2009. Upon examining his patient, […]

Written by on May 6, 2014

St. Louis Woman Injured When Car Flips on Highway

Emergency crews were called to the scene of a car accident on Highway 141 on Thursday morning after a woman crashed and flipped her vehicle around 7:30 in the morning, according to an article on the St. Louis Post-Dispatch website. Authorities are still in the process of reconstructing exactly what happened, and the details are unclear. […]

Written by on May 1, 2014