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Marysville/Murrindindi 'Black Saturday' settlement approved

I have previously reported on the settlement of the Black Saturday litigation arising out of the Marysville Fire (‘Another Black Saturday class action settles… 1,895 more words

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In the News...Kenyan Court orders $48,000 payout for contraceptive failure

BBC Reports:

A court in Kenya has ordered a hospital to pay $48,000 (£31,000) to a woman who became pregnant despite having a contraceptive implant procedure. 186 more words

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Suit: New Trier Cheerleading Coaches Acted With 'Indifference' Before Student Suffered Head Injury

CHICAGO (STMW) — Less than a month after three other cheerleaders were hurt in separate practices, a fourth New Trier High School cheerleader suffered a head injury after she was dropped while attempting a “full down” in fall 2012. 202 more words

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Getting Introduced to the Adult World Too Soon...

This, is a story, of innocence, lost!

Getting introduced to the adult world too soon, because I was raised, by IMBECILES!  And, because those IMBICILES couldn’t even KEEP their fucked up marriage together, I was, forced to shoulder UP the responsibilities of doing that FOR them, and, for a very long time, ALL the way, into my 26th, I’d carried this heavy burden upon my shoulders, and, it all became, way, way, WAY back don’t know when, when his FUCKED up DEAD mother (and no, god will NOT rest HER soul!) told me, “you have the responsibilities to keep your parents together”, and, I was only eight or nine, or maybe, just ten, really can’t recall, and I’d lost my innocence. 205 more words

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Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd v The Miller Steamship Co Pty (The Wagon Mound No 2) [1966] UKPC 1 | 25 May 1966

ON THIS DAY in 1966, the Privy Council delivered Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd v The Miller Steamship Co Pty (The Wagon Mound No 2)  UKPC 1 (25 May 1966). 56 more words

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Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd v The Miller Steamship Co Pty (The Wagon Mound No 2) [1966] UKPC 1 | 25 May 1996

ON 25 MAY 1966, the Privy Council delivered Overseas Tankship (UK) Ltd v The Miller Steamship Co Pty (The Wagon Mound No 2)  UKPC 1 (25 May 1966). 59 more words

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Sharing responsibility for injuries on the school sportsground

This question comes from a private provider of first aid services. He says:

An employed first aider was working solo at a local private school sport day in NSW.

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