In-Flight Death

A federal court in Texas dismissed a family’s wrongful death suit against American Airlines arising from 25-year-old Brittany Oswell’s death from a medical emergency she experienced a pulmonary embolism during a flight. A doctor on board requested an emergency landing and the family claimed the flight crew’s failure to divert resulted in the woman’s death.

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Feds Lobby Ninth Circuit to Lift Barrier to Ban on China’s WeChat

An attorney for users of Chinese-owned messaging app WeChat told a Ninth Circuit panel Thursday the Trump administration sought to unlawfully ban the app and should be blocked from ever doing so because it never intended to address purported concerns about Beijing-directed espionage.

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