Civil Asset Forfeiture Abuse: To Seize and Procure

Posted on August 30th, 2012 No Comments

Last April U.S. District Court Judge Lynn Hughes ordered that Homeland Security agents return the more than $35,000 collected through civil asset forfeiture laws from a Houston family. The family was traveling to Ethiopia, where the economy runs largely on cash, and had approximately $15,000 in cash and an additional $20,000 in travelers’ checks. It […]

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New sentencing hearing for 2007 University of Arizona dorm stabbing

Posted on August 15th, 2012 No Comments

A new sentencing hearing has been ordered for Galareka Harrison, who was sentenced to natural life in prison after stabbing her University of Arizona dorm mate to death in September of 2007. Now-retired Judge Nanette Warner, who gave the sentence, said she would have given Harrison a shot at parole if there had been evidence […]

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Are frivolous medical malpractice lawsuits driving up medical costs?

Posted on August 14th, 2012 No Comments

The myth of frivolous lawsuits and their detrimental effect on the health industry and health-care costs has driven the campaign for medical malpractice tort reform for decades. The myth is a successful one, so pervasive as to be accepted as common knowledge. It has been instrumental in the passage of laws in multiple states. Texas […]

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HMPFM Tucson Lawyers Named Best in America

Posted on January 31st, 2012 No Comments

Press Release January 31, 2012 Tucson, Arizona    ———- Five Haralson, Miller, Pitt, Feldman & McAnally PLC attorneys named among The Best Lawyers in America 2011   Best Lawyers, the oldest and most highly-respected peer review guide to the legal profession worldwide, has named five lawyers from the law firm of Haralson, Miller, Pitt, Feldman […]

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Arizona Medical Board takes malpractice listings off website

Posted on May 28th, 2010 No Comments

A Tucson woman claims extremely important information that has disappeared from the Arizona Medical Board website could cost Arizona residents their lives.  The hospital used to list medical malpractice awards and settlements involving their doctors on their website for would-be patients to view.  Now that valuable information is gone.  The Tucson woman wants heart patients […]

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10-Year-Old Boy Struck By Car, in Serious Condition

Posted on April 2nd, 2010 No Comments

A ten-year-old boy in Chandler, Arizona was rushed to the hospital Wednesday after being struck by a car.   According to officials with the Chandler Police Department, the young boy was playing ball with a group of friends outside an apartment complex near Arizona Avenue and Elliot Road when the accident occurred. The child was […]

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Man Killed in Freeway Accident

Posted on January 4th, 2010 No Comments

An Arizona resident of Tucson has recently lost his life after a fatal freeway accident. The accident occurred when the driver of a vehicle lost control and ran into a concrete barrier. Another vehicle then slammed into the car that was stopped in the middle of a freeway lane.  The driver of one of the […]

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11 Month-Old Killed in Accident

Posted on November 23rd, 2009 No Comments

An 11 month-old girl was recently killed after a 40 pound television fell on her.  The young girls brother, who is only 2 years-of-age,  was attempting to turn the television channel when the accident took place. The young child was killed by the TV after it fell on top of her.  Phoenix law officials and […]

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Sweat Lodge Kills Two

Posted on October 26th, 2009 No Comments

A sweat lodge that was located in Arizona has made national news after several individuals inside the lodge were killed.  The recent incident involved a sweat lodge at retreat.  While taking part in a sweat lodge ceremony,  several individuals were pushed too hard in the process.  This resulted in two individuals being killed from heat […]

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