Torts

  • Lawsuit of the Day, Old People

    4-year-old Speed Racer Gets Sued

    I already mentioned this in Morning Docket, but the issue deserves a full post. A little girl of 4-years-old barreled her bike into an old lady on a Manhattan sidewalk. The 87-year-old woman broke her hip, and subsequently died. Despite being just four-years-old at the time of the accident, State Supreme Court judge Paul Wooten […]

    95 Comments / / Oct 29, 2010 at 10:26 AM
  • Bar Exams, Elizabeth Wurtzel, Lunacy

    A Bar Exam Parody / Hypothetical, Courtesy of Elizabeth Wurtzel

    For some of you, the bar exam starts tomorrow. Your friends at Above the Law — and our bar-related advertisers, including Kaplan PMBR and BarMax — wish you the best of luck. If you’re looking for more review questions, check out our post from yesterday, based on Professor Laurence Tribe’s unfortunate incident at a Safeway […]

    59 Comments / / Jul 26, 2010 at 12:16 PM