Does a Pre-existing Injury Prevent a Claim for Injuries?

Proof of prior injury does not necessarily diminish a plaintiff’s recovery or exclude all medical expense the plaintiff claims. A tortfeasor is liable for all injuries he or she causes even though the injuries consist of the aggravation of a preexisting condition....
Two Car Crash Results in Death

Two Car Crash Results in Death

A car accident death is a tragic event for all involved. A two-vehicle car crash resulted in the death of Frank W. Palm, 63, of Niota, Illinois. On April 28, 2014, Palm drove his 1986 Chevrolet pickup truck westbound on Illinois Route 9/96 near County Road 1120 East....