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Amarillo Local News: B.D. Ware Sentenced 15 Years for DUI Death of Mary Encinias

Posted on February 25, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

An Amarillo man was sentenced to 15 years in prison more than two and a half years after he was arrested and charged in a fatal drunken driving incident downtown. Earlier this week in 108th District Court, Billy Don “B.D.” Ware, 39, pleaded guilty to a charge of intoxication manslaughter in the 2013 incident that … Continue reading Amarillo Local News: B.D. Ware Sentenced 15 Years for DUI Death of Mary Encinias

Accidental Death: Amarillo Woman, Donna Guinn, Dies in Wreck Near Harrold, TX

Posted on February 25, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

A two car wreck just outside of Harrold takes the life of an Amarillo woman. Around 8 p.m. Monday night, a jeep rear ended a car driven by Donna Guinn from Amarillo. It happened on Highway 287 in front of the Harrold Truck Stop. DPS Trooper Dan Buesing say Guinn was killed instantly, and her … Continue reading Accidental Death: Amarillo Woman, Donna Guinn, Dies in Wreck Near Harrold, TX

New Mexico Medical Malpractice: Bryanna Baker Awarded $9M in Malpractice Case

Posted on February 21, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

LAS VEGAS, N.M. — A San Miguel County jury has awarded a Raton woman $9 million against three doctors after she suffered heart damage when her heart attack was not diagnosed for more than a day. Bryanna Baker’s attorney, Randi McGinn, said that despite the verdict, the law has a $600,000 cap on what Baker … Continue reading New Mexico Medical Malpractice: Bryanna Baker Awarded $9M in Malpractice Case

Accidental Death: Carlos Grissom of Pampa Killed in Accident on U.S. Highway 60

Posted on February 12, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

A Pampa man was killed in a two-vehicle accident Thursday on U.S. Highway 60 about 10 miles east of Miami, the Texas Department of Public Safety said. At 8:35 a.m., Aaron Wiggins, 33, of Kingfisher, Okla., was driving a 1990 Peterbilt tractor-trailer west on U.S. 60 and crossed over the center line and into the … Continue reading Accidental Death: Carlos Grissom of Pampa Killed in Accident on U.S. Highway 60

Police Misconduct: The Brutality of the Albuquerque Police Department

Posted on February 10, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

Civil libertarians believe that police officers ought to be subject to intense oversight, but are often overruled by police chiefs, elected officials, and police unions, as well as members of the public who assume officers won’t misbehave too badly. Here are the deadly results in one American city. After a 16-month investigation of the Albuquerque … Continue reading Police Misconduct: The Brutality of the Albuquerque Police Department

Amarillo Road Racing Accidental Death: Jeremiah Hunter killed in accident that police say could be the result of road racing

Posted on February 10, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

AMARILLO, TX – An Amarillo man is dead after an accident that police say could be the result of street racing. Jeremiah Hunter of Amarillo was killed Tuesday evening when he lost control of his car on the Hughes-Adams overpass. Another driver, April Stone of Amarillo and her passenger Charlie Reed were struck by Hunter’s … Continue reading Amarillo Road Racing Accidental Death: Jeremiah Hunter killed in accident that police say could be the result of road racing

Accidental Death: 19-year-old Dumas man, Nicklas Lee, killed in wreck

Posted on February 10, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

Nineteen-year-old Nicklas Lee of Dumas died Monday in a two-vehicle wreck four miles south of Sunray, a Texas Department of Public Safety report said. Lee was driving south on FM 119 in a 2015 Chevrolet pickup at about 5:50 p.m. He crossed into the opposite lane on a curve and into the path of a … Continue reading Accidental Death: 19-year-old Dumas man, Nicklas Lee, killed in wreck

Public Health: Texas doctors could reject New Mexico patients

Posted on February 9, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

Some Texas doctors are threatening to stop seeing patients from New Mexico. Their hesitation comes after a surgery done at a Texas hospital led to a malpractice lawsuit in New Mexico. The New Mexico Supreme Court is hearing an appeal on the case, and Texas doctors are waiting on edge. “It just seems tremendously unfair … Continue reading Public Health: Texas doctors could reject New Mexico patients

Amarillo Local News: Local church being sued after allegations of molestation of a minor

Posted on February 9, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

Randy Castillo AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) – An Amarillo church is facing a large lawsuit, stemming from incidents that allegedly took place in 2014. It’s known for it’s huge size and being vocal in serving thousands of people from around the panhandle. But today trinity fellowship church is facing a lawsuit for allegations of keeping quiet. … Continue reading Amarillo Local News: Local church being sued after allegations of molestation of a minor

Amarillo Local News: Amarillo VA seeks feedback from area veterans

Posted on February 9, 2016 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

Video provided by ABC 7 News. Amarillo, TX (KFDA) – The Amarillo VA Health Care System is inviting area veterans to voice their concerns and opinions about their health care this Tuesday. On Tuesday, January 19, the VA is hosting a town hall meeting at the Amarillo College West Campus inside Lecture Hall Side A. … Continue reading Amarillo Local News: Amarillo VA seeks feedback from area veterans