If you've been injured or contracted an illness, and sought medical attention, you expect that, at a minimum, your condition won't worsen because of the care you receive. If that happens, you have the right to pursue compensation for your losses in a medical malpractice lawsuit. There are, however, basic requirements that must be met before you can win a damage award for a doctor's negligence.
The city of Millville, New Jersey has been named as a defendant in a lawsuit filed last month in Cumberland County Superior Court. The legal action seeks unspecified damages based on allegations of improper conduct by New Jersey State Police officers in February, 2015. Sources say the New Jersey State Police have not been named as defendants, but may still be.
If you've been hurt in New Jersey when someone else's dog has attacked you, you may be able to obtain compensation for your losses. The New Jersey dog bite statute sets forth specific conditions, though, that you must meet to recover.