Are there other intentional torts?

A tort is a civil legal wrong. [e.g a car accdient in Baltimore] We've discussed in other chapters that an act of negligence-e.g. the act that causes that Baltimore car accident- is a tort, or a tortious act. Personal injury lawyers in Baltimore have brought lawsuits for so called 'intentional torts', like civil assault, or civil battery. The intentional tort of false imprisonment [and the related action of false arrest] are other lawsuits that are occasionally filed in Baltimore. A false imprisonment occurs when ones freedom of movement is restrained against their will. One falsely imprisoned may recover damages. Seasoned personal injury lawyers in Baltimore know that the existence of "probable cause" to detain another is an often stated defense to a charge of false imprisonment.
 

Black ice and personal injury lawsuits.

The American Meteorological Society tells us black ice is “a popular alternative for glaze. A thin sheet of ice, relatively dark in appearance, may form when light rain or drizzle falls on a road surface that is...
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