News

Our Take: Ban Texting

Source: Orlando Sentinel
Date: August 16, 2012
Common sense obviously is not enough. Life experience is not enough. Perhaps another batch of statistics will finally convince Florida lawmakers to legislate a ban on texting and driving.
Categories: In the News
Our Take: Ban Texting

About six months ago, Chance Bothe typed out a text message while driving down a familiar Texas road.
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Man texts, 'I need to quit texting,' before driving into ravine

Life Since Amanda

By: Susan Spencer-Wendel
Date: August 6, 2012
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Life Since Amanda

Highway Fatalities Unexpectedly Surge

Date: July 26, 2012
After a decade of sharp declines, highway fatalities increased unexpectedly during the first quarter of 2012, according to preliminary government data – and a warm winter may catch at least some of the blame.
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Highway Fatalities Unexpectedly Surge

Carl Townsend, a surveyor, was riding his motorcycle home from work when he was struck by a car driven by a bank executive who was leaving work early in order to attend a charity event on behalf of the bank.
Categories: Recent Victories
Motorcyclist settles case for $1.5 Million

Dawn Beauchamp, a married mother of two small children, was awarded $889,198 by a Tampa jury for the injuries she sustained at Gold's Gym.
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Jury Returns $889,198 verdict against Gold's Gym

CNN 360 Anderson Cooper: Auto Insurance Part 1

Date: June 12, 2012
Anderson Cooper story about questionable Auto Insurance practices.
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CNN 360 Anderson Cooper: Auto Insurance Part 1

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CNN 360 Anderson Cooper - Auto Insurance Part 2

Hot Coffee, an HBO Documentary

Date: June 11, 2012
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Hot Coffee, an HBO Documentary

Mass. Teen Found Guilty in Texting-While-Driving, Gets 1 year in Jail

By: Susan Spencer-Wendel
Date: June 8, 2012
A Massachusetts teenager was sentenced Wednesday to spend a year in jail for a fatal traffic accident that happened while he was texting.
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Mass. Teen Found Guilty in Texting-While-Driving, Gets 1 year in Jail