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        Alleged Homicide of Male Nursing Home Resident Who Choked to Death

        Recovered High Six Figure Settlement

        Attorneys at Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates recovered a high six figure settlement on behalf of the client.

        • The Case

          This case involved the homicide of a man.

        • In Depth Look

          This elderly man ended up choking to death.  He choked on a butter cup for eleven minutes.  No staff member came to provide assistance that could have prevented his choking.  He drowned on his own fluids.  Any staff member could have intervened; they chose not to.  One states with certainty that the caused his death, they conspired to lie and hide critical evidence.

          The previous law firm that had the case told the family they would not be able to recover because there was no case there.  The attorneys of Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates were subsequently able to establish a precedent in Cook County, whereas nursing home owners now may face stricter liability in being held accountable for their actions when operating nursing homes.

          The attorneys at Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates dogged the nursing home operators of this facility for almost six years.  There tenacity and determination caused this facility to be shut down and closed permanently.

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          Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates invites you for a free telephone or in person consultation to discuss your injury and any questions you may have. You can also email us or even speak with us right now on LiveChat, located in the lower right corner of the screen. Even if you do not wish to retain an attorney, we can set you on the right path for free. Most of our lawyers have more than 30 years of experience and we have an outstanding track record in helping our clients and creating a strong trust relationship, as you can see in our Success Record. Please call our Chicago office at (312) 372-8822, or our Joliet office at (815) 723-8822, or you can call our toll free number at (800) 594-7433.


        Alleged Homicide of Male Nursing Home Resident Who Choked to Death

        • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
        • Personal Injury
        • Settlement