Whether it be neglecting a nursing home resident's basis hygiene, not rendering necessary assistance with eating, or forcing them to remain bedridden because no accommodations are made for their mobility; these are just some of the many examples of nursing home abuse. Unfortunately, there are many others though as well.
Just over a year ago, on Jan. 8, 2016, a 43-year-old man was at the Zodiac Bar in Akron, Ohio, about two hours away from Columbus. Just after midnight, the man got into an altercation with a 65-year-old man on the bar's patio.
Police claim a 32-year-old woman was behind the wheel when she crashed into a yard, killing her 23-year-old passenger. They also allege that she was involved in a theft shortly before the crash.
There has been a lot in the news lately about brain injuries and their relationship to playing both professional and amateur sports. In 2013, the National Football League settled with many current and former players for concussion-related injuries, and there are other professional sports leagues that are seeing lawsuits.