Cal. Clergy Abuse Survivors file Lawsuits as Deadline looms
Several men who allege they were abused by Catholic priests at Hanna Boys Center of Sonoma have filed clergy sex abuse lawsuits. The timely filings have narrowly beaten the looming deadline to file such
Calif. Clergy Abuse Lawsuit Update: Nov. 2022
Matthews & Associates Law Firm has filed more than 120 California clergy abuse lawsuits, including a recent case for a 52-year old man who alleges that he was abused as a minor by a
Paraquat Papers Unveil Secret Moves to Hide Parkinson’s Link
Papers released this month show how Swiss chemical giant Syngenta moved to keep quiet about the dangers it knew were posed by the weed-killer chemical paraquat. The papers show Syngenta shared concerns internally among
Attorney David Matthews named to Infant Formula Executive Committee
Attorney David Matthews has been named to the infant formula MDL plaintiffs’ executive committee by U.S. District Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer in Chicago. Mr. Matthews is among a small group of experienced lawyers who will
Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Timeline
The Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022 opens the door for service members and their families to file lawsuits against the federal government over Camp Lejeune’s contaminated water. Service members and their families had not
Northern California Clergy Abuse Claims Against Newly-Named Priests
Several Northern California priests and church employees not previously named now stand accused of sexually abusing children who trusted them. Some of those accused continue working today and they still have access to children,
The Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022
The Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022 has changed the legal landscape for thousands of former residents of the marine base in Camp Lejeune, N.C. Many have waited decades for government authorities to recognize
Biden signs Law for Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Lawsuits
Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Cases can now move forward President Biden signed legislation on August 10 that will help the Department of Veterans Affairs provide health care to millions of veterans and their families
Camp Lejeune Lawsuit Update – August 6, 2022
PACT Act finally passes US Senate reported this week that, “Whoops of victory and tears of joy broke out in the U.S. Senate chamber as the legislative body finally passed the bill that
U.S. Senate blocks Honoring our PACT Act
Camp Lejeune Claimants uged to contact U.S. Senators On July 27, 2022, the Honoring our PACT Act bill – which provides for injured people to sue over their Camp Lejeune water exposure injuries –
Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Survivors
People living or working at U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina were exposed to contaminated water that has caused death, illness, and life-altering health problems. It’s time for the brave men and
Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Thyroid Cancer*
Camp Lejeune is an American Marine Corps base in Jacksonville, North Carolina. From 1953 to 1987, the drinking water at Camp Lejeune was contaminated by toxic chemical compounds, including trichloroethylene (TCE), benzene (PCE), vinyl
Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Deaths*
From the 1950s through the 1980s, drinking water at Camp Lejeune Marine Corps bases in North Carolina was heavily contaminated. The Department of Defense, along with other federal government branches, conducted extensive testing and
What are the symptoms of the Camp Lejeune water contamination?*
Water might be contaminated with many different chemicals and other toxic materials; so that injury symptoms from contaminated water exposure can widely vary. Infants, children, pregnant women, older adults, or those with weakened immune
How do I file a claim for Camp Lejeune water contamination?* 
Anyone who lived or worked at Camp Lejeune at certain times might be eligible to file a claim for a water contamination case. As many as a million people may have been exposed to