Examples of wrongful death in a Sentence
She filed a wrongful death suit against the hospital, alleging that its negligence led to her daughter's death.
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The verdict in the wrongful death lawsuit against Officer Kristopher Walb came after about two days of deliberation.
The wrongful death and personal injury suit, filed on behalf of Gray's estate, is against two LMPD officers: Lacy Ezell and David Moss.
The family of Robert Thomas is suing the yacht club for negligence and wrongful death.
In December 2013, the city paid $465,000 to Pratt’s father, Michael Dawes, to settle a wrongful death suit.
Krasner's bill would require the board to set specific standards in cases where an inmate seeking parole was held responsible for a wrongful death of another person and punitive damages were awarded.
The suit alleging civil-rights violations and wrongful death names Officers Steven McNew and Jason Anderson as respondents.
Andre Lagomarsino, a lawyer representing Farmer, said that a federal wrongful death lawsuit is in the works.
Seau’s family sued the NFL for wrongful death, arguing that the league knowingly concealed the danger of CTE from Seau.
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Definition of wrongful death for English Language Learners
law : a death caused by someone's mistake or by someone's improper act
legal Definition of wrongful death
- sought damages for the wrongful death of their murdered daughter
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