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Wreck injuries not speculative for woman with MS (access required)

The city of Charlotte, Transit Management of Charlotte and city bus driver Dennis W. Napier argued that Lynda Springs' progressive multiple sclerosis would have eventually rendered her helpless. So when Springs lost the use of her right arm and shoulder after the bus Napier was driving rear-ended Springs' van at an intersection, the city, TMOC and Napier denied responsibility for her permanent injuries. The impact broke the back of Springs' wheelchair and thrust her body into the front of the bus, said her attorney, Thomas L. Odom (pictured).

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Tort/Negligence – Motor Vehicle Collision – Schools & School Boards – Bus – Stopped – Car – Left Turn (access required)

Thomas v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-08-0732, 4 pp.) (Staci T. Meyer, Commissioner) Appealed from Decision & Order of Deputy Commissioner Philip A. Baddour III. I.C. No. TA-19297. Holding: A school bus driver drove up behind a ...

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