Tag Archives: sexual assault

Taming of the tongue (access required)

The story of a South Carolina woman who bit off her attacker’s tongue has officially gone viral. News outlets around the world have picked up on the gruesome and heroic tale of a 33-year-old woman in North Charleston who halted ...

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Insurance – Homeowners – Sexual Assault – Joint Obligations Provision – First Impression – Declaratory Judgment (access required)

Allstate Indemnity Co. v. Tilmon (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-070-14, 14 pp.) (J. Michelle Childs, J.) 1:13-cv-00690; D.S.C. Holding: The “joint obligations” provision in plaintiff’s homeowners’ insurance policy makes one insured’s acts binding on the other insureds. Even though defendant Davis ...

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