Pit bulls have been considered one of the most dangerous breeds of dogs, and those who own them – or any other animal that could act violently – are taking a risk. Owners may be liable for the damages that their pets cause, especially if they have prior warning of the animal’s propensity for violence.
One dog owner’s negligence may have led to the death of his New York City roommate late last week after his violent pit bull viciously attacked the 46-year-old. The attack was so violent that the resident could not survive the injuries to his arm and leg. A city marshal discovered the body lying on the kitchen floor when he went to the Upper East Side apartment to forcibly evict the two men. Continue reading
Nightclubs are all over New York City. They attract people from all walks of life whether they are your average neighbor or a well-known celebrity. The clubs provide a place for people to get together, drink and – like the classic phrase – be merry. Although they are great social gathering spots, nightclubs also take in a large amount of money at night, making them attractive to sometimes dangerous people.
The families of two young men who lost their lives outside a nightclub are considering filing a lawsuit against the nightclub claiming that poor security directly led to the death of the young men who were fatally shot at the nightclub. Continue reading