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Tag Archives: Suicide

Tort/Negligence — Wrongful Death – Suicide – Uncontrollable Impulse — Traffic Accident – Product Liability – Delayed Airbag Deployment – Punitive Damages (access required)

Wickersham v. Ford Motor Co. (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-130-16, 33 pp.) (David Norton, J.) 9:13-cv-01192; D.S.C. Holding: As a general rule, suicide constitutes an independent act of the decedent that extinguishes the line of causation connecting a defendant’s actions to ...

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