Asbestos victim’s dying words aired in wrongful death case against Buffet’s railroad

[ad_1] HELENA, Mont. — Thomas Wells ran a half-marathon at age 60 and played recreational volleyball until he was 63. At 65 years old, doctors diagnosed him with mesothelioma, a rare and aggressive lung cancer linked to asbestos exposure. “I’m in great pain and alls I see is this getting worse,” the retired middle school … Read more

If O.J. Simpson’s assets go to court, Goldman, Brown families could be first in line

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES — LOS ANGELES (AP) — O.J. Simpson died Thursday without having paid the lion’s share of the $33.5 million judgment a California civil jury awarded to the families of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman. Acquitted at a criminal trial, Simpson was found liable by jurors in a … Read more

If O.J. Simpson’s assets go to court, Goldman, Brown families could be first in line

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES — LOS ANGELES (AP) — O.J. Simpson died Thursday without having paid the lion’s share of the $33.5 million judgment a California civil jury awarded to the families of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman. Acquitted at a criminal trial, Simpson was found liable by jurors in a … Read more

OJ Simpson, fallen football hero acquitted of murder in ‘trial of the century,’ dies at 76

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS — LAS VEGAS (AP) — O.J. Simpson, the star and Hollywood actor who was acquitted of charges he killed his former wife and her friend in a trial that mesmerized the public and exposed divisions on race and policing in America, has died. He was 76. The family announced on Simpson’s official … Read more

New trial denied for ‘Rust’ armorer convicted in fatal shooting of cinematographer by Alec Baldwin

[ad_1] ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A New Mexico judge on Friday rejected an effort by a movie set armorer to challenge her conviction of involuntary manslaughter in the 2021 fatal shooting of a cinematographer by Alec Baldwin on the set of the Western film “Rust.” After hearing brief arguments during a virtual hearing, Santa Fe-based Judge … Read more

Real estate lawsuit settlement upends decadeslong policies that helped set agent commissions

[ad_1] A powerful real estate trade group has agreed to do away with policies that for decades helped set agent commissions, moving to resolve lawsuits that claim the rules have forced people to pay artificially inflated costs to sell their homes. Under the terms of the agreement announced Friday, the National Association of Realtors also … Read more

Real estate lawsuit settlement upends policies that helped set agent commissions

[ad_1] A powerful real estate trade group has agreed to do away with policies that for decades helped set agent commissions, moving to resolve lawsuits that claim the rules have forced people to pay artificially inflated costs to sell their homes. Under the terms of the agreement announced Friday, the National Association of Realtors also … Read more

Alec Baldwin seeks dismissal of grand jury indictment in fatal shooting of cinematographer

[ad_1] SANTA FE, N.M. — Defense attorneys for Alec Baldwin urged a New Mexico judge on Thursday to dismiss a grand jury indictment against the actor in the fatal shooting of a cinematographer on the set of the Western movie “Rust.” The indictment in January charged Baldwin with involuntary manslaughter in the death of cinematographer … Read more

‘Rust’ armorer’s trial gives Alec Baldwin’s team a window into how his own trial could unfold

[ad_1] SANTA FE, N.M. — The trial and conviction of a movie armorer in connection with a fatal shooting on the set of the Western movie “Rust” has given Alec Baldwin and his legal team a unusual window into how his own trial in the death could unfold. A New Mexico jury deliberated less than … Read more

What to know about the ‘Rust’ shooting case as attention turns to Alec Baldwin’s trial

[ad_1] SANTA FE, N.M. — Now that jurors in New Mexico have convicted a movie weapons supervisor of involuntary manslaughter in the fatal shooting of a cinematographer by Alec Baldwin on the set of the Western film “Rust,” attention will turn to the actor’s own trial. Baldwin, the lead actor and co-producer of the film, … Read more