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$4M Lawsuit Filed In Death Of Worker Who Used Bucket As Toilet

Relatives of an Oregon worker who died from carbon monoxide poisoning while defecating in the back of a company truck seek $4 million in a lawsuit filed against the man’s former employer and four other companies.

CBS Seattle–05/13/2015

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Wrongful-Death Lawsuit In Powell Case Moves Ahead

A judge on Friday refused to dismiss a wrongful-death lawsuit brought against Washington state by the maternal grandparents of Josh Powell’s children.


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Parents Of Son Who Died In Avalanche Are Suing Heli-Skiing Company

The parents of a 26-year-old snowboarder who died after an Alaska avalanche have filed a federal lawsuit against a heli-skiing company, alleging it failed to assess the danger in the area.

CBS Seattle–07/25/2014