Father and son to oppose each other in primary election. That’s a headline you don’t see too often, but it’s true. In Westchester County (NY):
When County Executive Andrew Spano announced last week he was seeking a fourth term, he didn’t name either of his challengers – Republican Rob Astorino or his own son, David Spano, who wants to run against him in the Democratic primary.
Somebody Got Murdered: Knifing in the Bronx (Village Voice: Runnin’ Scared):
If someone gets killed in Central Park, it’s big news. Not so when it happens in one of the city’s lesser known parks. The murder of a 23-year-old woman in St. Mary’s Park in the Bronx yesterday around lunchtime didn’t even merit an article in the local tabs.
A cap on non-economic damages of $400,000, but an exception that a judge or jury may waive the cap in cases of gross negligence or catastrophic injury;
If health care is one of your interests, the Worker’s Comp Insider has this week’s Health Wonk Review;
Ron Miller with a variety of personal injury links;