Year: 2014

The Dangers of Dialysis When Mistakes Become Malpractice

For those patients who are in the final stages of kidney failure, dialysis is the most commonly pursued treatment option. Dialysis is used to help the body perform the duties of the kidneys that they can no longer do on their own. Unfortunately, though, mistakes during dialysis made by medical…

A Look at How Court Defined Precedents Affect Texas Law

In making decisions in civil or criminal matters, courts examine laws within the relative codes that pertain to the issues at hand. Quite often, the written law will contain information applicable to the case before the court, thus allowing the court to make a decisive ruling. In other matters, however,…

Who is at Fault in a Jaywalking Accident

Walking the roads in Texas may help preserve the environment and burn a few calories, but it certainly doesn’t come without danger. A factbook published by the Governors Highway Safety Association claims that in 2009 alone there were over 300 pedestrian accidents within the state, placing Texas at third in…