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Illinois Bar Journal
Articles From Elizabeth Felt Wakeman

Pursuing Claims for Grief Under the Wrongful Death Act By Elizabeth Felt Wakeman and Gregory J. Barry January 2013 Article, Page 34 Thanks to a 2007 statutory change, juries are permitted to consider grief, sorrow, and mental suffering in wrongful death cases. Here's advice for trial lawyers about how to approach this relatively untested element of wrongful-death damages.