Judgment is now pending in a case in which former football star John Robertson and his ex-wife have appealed against a High Court ruling that hospital staff were not to blame for their daughter's massive brain damage. Family Division president Sir Stephen Brown and Lords Justices Roch and Brook have said they hope to give their ruling within a month. Robertson and his ex-wife blame the plight of their 12-year-old daughter on alleged negligence by Nottingham Health Authority.
Boatyard workshop owner Kenneth Latham, who was injured tackling a blaze in 1994, has launched a High Court action against one of his workers, Kevin Dixon, who was repairing his car in the workshop. The writ says while using an oxy-acetylene torch, Dixon set fire to the car and the fire spread through the boatyard […]