wrongful death http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Judge Denies Deposition Request in Martin Wrongful Death Hearing http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/judge-denies-deposition-request-martin-wrongful-death-hearing <p><em>Jacob McCleland contributed reporting from Cape Girardeau.</em></p><p>A Cape Girardeau judge denied a deposition request on Tuesday in the wrongful death hearing of Adrienne Martin, the 27-year-old woman who died of a drug overdose in August Busch IV’s mansion in 2010.</p><p>Martin’s mother, Christine Trampler, requested depositions of Busch and three others. &nbsp;But Judge William Syler denied her request because it would further drag out the year-and-a-half old case.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 12:43:19 +0000 KRCU 5219 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Judge Denies Deposition Request in Martin Wrongful Death Hearing Lawsuit againt Joyce Meyer Ministries dropped, again http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/lawsuit-againt-joyce-meyer-ministries-dropped-again <P>A southwestern Illinois judge has tossed a wrongful death lawsuit against Joyce Meyer Ministries filed in 2011.</P> <P><A href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/judge-dismisses-wrongful-death-suit-against-joyce-meyer-ministries/article_fca04bba-0343-11e2-820e-001a4bcf6878.html">The St. Louis Post-Dispatch</A> reports that on Tuesday St. Clair County Associate Judge Richard Aguirre signed the order dismissing the lawsuit against the Missouri-based televangelist. Thu, 20 Sep 2012 20:23:32 +0000 The Associated Press 4665 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Lawsuit againt Joyce Meyer Ministries dropped, again Wrongful death suit filed in wake of Joplin disaster http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/wrongful-death-suit-filed-wake-joplin-disaster <p>The wife and daughter of man killed inside a Walmart store when a massive tornado hit Joplin are suing.</p><p><a href="http://www.joplinglobe.com/crime_and_courts/x2056649811/Tornado-victim-s-family-names-Joplin-Wal-Mart-in-wrongful-death-suit">The Joplin Globe</a> reported that the wrongful death lawsuit names Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and the store's manager as defendants. The case, initially filed in Jasper County Circuit Court, was transferred Friday to federal court.</p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:34:24 +0000 The Associated Press 4623 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Wrongful death suit filed in wake of Joplin disaster Wrongful death suit filed against August Busch IV http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/wrongful-death-suit-filed-against-august-busch-iv <p>A wrongful death suit has been filed against August Busch IV on behalf of the son of Busch&#39;s deceased girlfriend, Adrienne Martin, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/article_627f696c-5bba-11e0-8947-00127992bc8b.html">reports</a>.</p><p>According to the newspaper:</p> Thu, 31 Mar 2011 18:31:04 +0000 Kelsey Proud 845 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Wrongful death suit filed against August Busch IV Coleman wrongful death suit dropped http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/coleman-wrongful-death-suit-dropped <p>The family of Sheri Coleman has dropped the wrongful death suit against Coleman&#39;s former husband, Christopher Coleman, KMOV <a href="http://www.kmov.com/news/local/Family-drops-wrongful-death-suit-against-Coleman-117957404.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&amp;utm_medium=twitter">reports</a>.</p><p>Christopher Coleman is <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jury-selection-coleman-murder-trial-set-april-11">currently charged with three counts of first degree murder</a> after the May 2009 killings of Sheri and their two young sons.</p> Mon, 14 Mar 2011 20:46:44 +0000 Kelsey Proud 717 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Coleman wrongful death suit dropped Parents sue homeless shelter where son was fatally stabbed http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/parents-sue-homeless-shelter-where-son-was-fatally-stabbed <p>The parents of 21-year-old Jeremy Dunlap say that there was not ample protection at the <a href="http://www.newlifeevangelisticcenter.org/">New Life Evangelistic Center</a> to prevent their son's stabbing death in 2008. Tammy Church and Eric Dunlap filed separate wrongful death suits against the center today in St. Louis Circuit Court, <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/article_2e2908ba-3880-11e0-be24-0017a4a78c22.html">according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch</a>.</p><p>Though both lawsuits involve wrongful death, the specifics of each are slightly different.</p> Tue, 15 Feb 2011 00:02:02 +0000 Kelsey Proud 534 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Parents sue homeless shelter where son was fatally stabbed Wrongful death suit filed by sister of woman killed by Metro bus http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/wrongful-death-suit-filed-sister-woman-killed-metro-bus <p>The sister of a woman who <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/article_d74e3282-c306-56bc-addf-173fd7cc3818.html">died after being struck by a Metro bus</a> on Dec. 3, 2010 has filed a wrongful death suit against Bi-State Development Agency, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/article_fee94d9c-3881-11e0-948a-0017a4a78c22.html">reports</a>.</p><p>The Post-Dispatch describes the details of the lawsuit:</p> Mon, 14 Feb 2011 22:52:34 +0000 Kelsey Proud 532 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Wrongful death suit filed by sister of woman killed by Metro bus