What Does It Mean to Be “Negligent”?

Arkansas Injury Attorney Andy Taylor
Arkansas Injury Attorney Andy Taylor

I grew up watching The People’s Court as a kid.  (This was the old version with Judge Wapner, Officer Rusty Burrell, and Doug Llewelyn).  I watched it enough that there are three phrases from the show that I can still quote verbatim:

  • “What you are witnessing is real.  The participants are NOT actors.  They are actual litigants with a case pending in California Municipal Court.  Both parties have agreed to dismiss their court cases, and have their disputes settled here, in our forum, the People’s Court!”
  • “What a reasonably prudent person would or would not do in the same or similar circumstances.”
  • “I’m Doug Llewelyn, and if somebody [whatever the defendant had done in that day’s case], certainly don’t take the law into your own hands, you take ’em to court!”

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Will My Pre-Existing Condition Prevent Me From Getting What I Deserve From the Insurance Company?

Eggshell Plaintiff | Little Rock Personal Injury Atttorneys | Taylor & Taylor Law Firm, P.A.You probably haven’t heard about the fourteen-year-old kid in Waukesha, Wisconsin who kicked an eleven-year-old kid in the shin.  The kick was so light that the eleven-year-old never felt it.  Nevertheless, the kick caused the kid’s leg to become infected (probably because the kid had recently had an infection in his leg), and he eventually lost use of his leg permanently.

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