Driver Strikes and Kills Cyclist in Front Of High School in Woodridge

[ubermenu-map address="Woodridge, IL" zoom="14" width="375px" height="375px"] According to Prince William County Police, a 66-year-old cyclist was riding down a sidewalk outside of Hylton High School when a 17-year-old driver jumped the curb and struck him. The young driver eventually struck a light pole, dragging the cyclist over 150 feet. The 66-year-old man was pronounced dead...

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Virginia Jury Awards Plaintiff $212 Million in Botox Case

In one of the biggest Botox-related litigation awards yet, a U.S. District Court jury awarded a Virginia man $212 million late last month. The award represents $12 million in compensatory damages and $200 million in punitive damages for the plaintiff. The 67-year-old plaintiff filed the lawsuit against Allergan, Inc., the maker of Botox, alleging...

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Traumatic Brain Injury Conference Set for DC

Treatment of acute and chronic traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the topic of Arrowhead’s Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference on March 7 in Washington, D.C.. Representatives from the government, military, biopharmaceutical industry and academia will be on-hand to discuss TBI research and development. The overall goal is to realize pharmaceutical management of TBI, even though...

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