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What Is Caput Succedaneum?

June 24, 2020

When your child is diagnosed with a birth injury, it can be hard to hear what the doctor is saying. No parent expects their child to be the victim of a birth injury and it makes most people feel helpless and unsure. If your child’s been diagnosed with caput succedaneum and you’re trying to figure…

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Prince George’s County interim police chief named after resignation of Hank Stawinski

June 22, 2020

READ HERE – Billy Murphy quoted regrading PG County police chief resignation.   PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY, Md (ABC7) — Assistant Chief of Police Hector Valez has been named the interim police chief for Prince George’s County following the resignation of Hank Stawinski. County Executive Angela Alsobrooks introduced Valez during a Friday press conference. Alsobrooks began her…

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Watch Billy Murphy’s Interview with WUSA9 – Freddie Gray’s Death 5 Years Later

June 18, 2020

What has changed since Freddie Gray’s death in Baltimore five years ago? Billy Murphy, attorney for Freddie Gray’s family, reflects on what has changed since the Baltimore death of Gray five years ago, and about proposals for reform. WATCH VIDEO

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Staying Safe From Water-Related Injuries

May 15, 2020

Humans have always been attracted to bodies of water. Cities rise along the banks of great rivers, families vacation at the beach, and people get pools installed in their backyards. Water sustains us and entertains us, and as long as we need water to survive, we will continue to live alongside it.  However, water can…

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COVID-19 and Nursing Home Abuse and Negligence

May 8, 2020

Many people are rightfully concerned about their loved ones in nursing homes, especially due to this global health emergency. Nursing homes placed a ban on visitation rights, leaving family members and close friends unable to check on their loved ones, even though it is vital now, more than ever, that families stay in close communication…

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Coronavirus Update from Murphy Falcon & Murphy

March 27, 2020

To our Murphy Falcon & Murphy neighbors, family, and friends, The global COVID-19 public health emergency has affected us all as a society. We understand this is an unsettling time for everyone, and we sincerely sympathize with those suffering from the novel coronavirus. As the outbreak continues to spread and create challenges for families and…

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Remembering and Representing William Howard Green

February 18, 2020

On January 27, 2020, William Howard Green was killed in Prince George’s County after being shot in the torso seven times at point-blank range by local police officer, Corporal Michael Owen Jr. Astoundingly, William Green was in the front passenger seat of Owen’s police cruiser with his hands cuffed behind his back at the time…

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Murphy Falcon & Murphy represents the students & families of Damascus High School

February 10, 2020

Murphy Falcon & Murphy is proud to represent the students and families of Damascus High School. The firm has filed a civil lawsuit in Montgomery County Circuit Court on Thursday February, 6, 2020 stating that officials ignored sexual assault allegations made by high school football players and their parents. Media Coverage of Damascus High School…

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Murphy Falcon & Murphy represents the family of William Green

January 30, 2020

William Green was shot seven times while handcuffed in a patrol car by a Prince George’s County police officer on January 27, 2020. Murphy Falcon & Murphy is seeking justice for William Green’s family, a family that is now grieving the tragic loss of a loved one taken too soon. Media Coverage of William Green’s…

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Personal Injury

December 16, 2019

What Is Personal Injury Law? “Personal injury” is a common legal term used to describe harm to one’s body, mind, or emotional well-being. Personal injury law is the broad branch of law that handles conflicts where one person (intentionally or inadvertently) causes suffering, harm, injury, or unfair loss to another. It is closely related to…

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