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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Wengert faces a wrongful death lawsuit for the on-duty killing of Steven Jerold Thompson, 26.
His family filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Williams, citing negligence.
His family has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Williams.
Jerome Barson's estate had filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Williams, seeking unspecified damages.
In Connecticut a wrongful death lawsuit can only be filed by the executor of a person’s estate.
First, if there were death threats to players and UF’s administration did nothing to protect them, the Gators could be legally liable for a mega-million-dollar wrongful death lawsuit.
Judge Joseph Bruzzese, who survived, was overseeing a wrongful death lawsuit that Richmond filed against a housing authority following the death of his mother and a great-nephew in a 2015 house fire.
Elezaby’s family is not the first to seek answers through a wrongful death suit.
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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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