Fracking Worker Injured in Colorado Explosion Wins $30 Million Lawsuit, But Only Receives Half Due to State Caps – Advocates Call for Removal of Limitations on Jury Awards

Greeley, Colorado – A man who suffered severe injuries while working at a fracking site in northern Colorado has been awarded $30 million in a federal court case. However, due to state laws that place limits on jury awards, the man will only receive about half of that amount. This case has brought attention to the issue of caps on damages in Colorado, with a group called Coloradans for Accountability advocating for the elimination of these limits through a measure on the ballot this November. Steve Straughen, the injured worker, is just one of many … Read more

AI’s Limitations Revealed: Don’t Rely on It as Your Legal Counsel

Washington, DC – Artificial Intelligence (AI) may possess numerous capabilities, but acting as a legal aid is not one of them. With the growth of technology, it is important to acknowledge that AI cannot provide legal advice or advocate for individuals in court. AI is increasingly being utilized across various sectors, including healthcare, finance, and transportation. However, its limitations must be understood. Despite its ability to process large amounts of data and identify patterns, AI lacks the human judgement and critical thinking skills necessary for legal practice. Legal professionals play a crucial role in analyzing … Read more

Former President Trump’s Closing Argument in Jeopardy as Judge Imposes Unyielding Limitations

New York, NY – Former President Donald Trump’s plan to present part of his closing argument in his fraud trial is uncertain after he failed to meet a deadline to agree to limitations set by Judge Arthur Engoron. The judge had instructed Trump to adhere to a limited gag order and refrain from defaming the New York attorney general and her staff, to which Trump’s attorney strongly objected. The email exchange between Engoron and Trump’s defense counsel was made public on Wednesday, revealing Engoron’s refusal to negotiate further on the limitations he had imposed. Faced … Read more

Your Ultimate Guide to Car Accident Lawsuits in Florida: Statutes of Limitations, Driver Laws, and How an Attorney Can Help You

ORLANDO, Fla. – Car accidents can result in significant losses for those involved, but in Florida, there are laws in place to help victims recover damages. To better understand car accident lawsuits in the state, we have prepared a comprehensive guide. One crucial factor to consider is the statute of limitations for car accidents in Florida, which is two years. This means that victims have a two-year window to file a claim or risk losing their right to seek compensation. However, there are exceptions for minors, mentally incompetent individuals, and cases where injuries were discovered … Read more