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A drunk driver may not be entirely to blame in a fatal crash p2

It’s frustrating. Drunk driving accidents are so easy to prevent, but they continue to happen. In California alone, accidents linked to alcohol or drugs claimed 1,768 lives in 2010, according to the California Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs’ most recent data. Also in 2010, the state reported 24,343 injuries in crashes involving alcohol. Our…

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A drunk driver may not be entirely to blame in a fatal crash

Anyone who is injured or who loses a loved one in a drunk driving accident should know about California’s dram shop laws. Dram shop laws and “social host” laws allow a court to find a third party liable in an alcohol-related accident. Dram shop laws apply to restaurants, bars and other commercial establishments, while social…

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Consumer Alert! Urgent! Taking Generic Drugs? All The Risk Is On You

The Cartwright Law Firm issues these Consumer Alerts! Urgent!, whenever information comes to our attention that we feel the public needs to be especially aware of as they make decisions as consumers. This Consumer Alert is in our view especially important, as it applies to your rights under the Constitution, and to your actual safety…

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