Wrongful Death Cases

When someone dies or is killed because of the negligence or wrongdoing of another person, which also includes murder, the family members can sue for “wrongful death.” Typically, a wrongful death suit will follow a criminal trial. The evidence will be the same, but there will be a lower standard of proof. Nonetheless, a person who is found guilty of a wrongful death may or may not be imprisoned for a crime linked to that death. Continue reading