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plaintiff

One who commences a personal action or suit to obtain a remedy for an injury to his rights; opposed to defendant.

Origin: F. Plaintif making complaint, plaintive; in Old French equiv. To plaignant complainant, prosecutor, fr. Plaindre. See Plaint, and cf. Plaintive.


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Benney v. Shaw Industries, Inc. The court excluded the opinion of Dr. Hildegarde Staninger that plaintiff's MCS was caused by carpeting and a "bug bomb" as the methodology was unreliable. The court also excluded as unreliable the testing of Dr. Alan Broughton's ...

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by RANDY
Sun Oct 29, 2006 7:11 am
 
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... said Dr. Robert Brent, a pediatrician at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Delaware. "This will be a resource to our very busy plaintiff attorneys in this country." Dr. Bob Chen, head of vaccine safety for the CDC, expressed relief that "given the sensitivity of the ...

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by tamtam
Mon Jun 26, 2006 6:35 pm
 
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... negligence. This is civil law, not criminal. It is often very difficult to win a civil case in legal negligence, because the onus is on you, the plaintiff or pursuer, to prove, to the standard of law required, that the defendant had a. a duty of care, b. they breached that duty of care, either ...

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by RANDY
Sun May 14, 2006 2:25 am
 
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The Fiber Disease

... negligence. This is civil law, not criminal. It is often very difficult to win a civil case in legal negligence, because the onus is on you, the plaintiff or pursuer, to prove, to the standard of law required, that the defendant had a. a duty of care, b. they breached that duty of care, either ...

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by Cilla
Tue May 09, 2006 3:23 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... legal case would even be possible. Even at the preliminary stage, where documents are legally sought (by discovery or recovery), the pursuer or plaintiff's counsel must be quite specific. They may not go out on a limb, or on any sort of 'fishing expedition', in the vague hope that something ...

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by Cilla
Mon Jan 23, 2006 8:52 pm
 
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