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Can You Sue a Cruise Line Over a Bad Vacation?

Did you recently go on a bad cruise and want to know what your legal options are? Specifically, can you sue a cruise line for ruining your vacation?

These days, Carnival Cruises have made headlines for some unsightly and unfortunate accidents. But according to travel experts, it doesn't look like there's much hope for those who want to sue the cruise line.

What to Do After a Car Accident

If you're in a car accident, what do you need to do?

For starters, when getting into a vehicle accident, you have to stop your car. This is even more important and even imperative when your accident results in personal injury to someone, whether minor or serious.

But that's not all.

5 Rights All N.Y. Nursing Home Patients Should Know

Can you sue a nursing home if you or a loved one were denied proper care?

That's a good question and one that many are asking after the recent news out of California. An elderly woman died after a nurse declined to perform CPR on her, citing the facility's policy.

The facility maintains that it was an independent living facility and not a nursing home. But that leads many to ask: What are a patient's rights in a nursing home?