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With hundreds of men and boys looking to sue the shuttered Glen Mills Schools, a Philadelphia judge has agreed to consolidate the litigation into a mass tort program. Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Judge Arnold New on Monday issued a one-paragraph order granting a motion seeking to consolidate litigation against the…

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Earlier this week, The Philadelphia Inquirer published a front-page story about the all-time high number of suicides in Pennsylvania prisons. The story discussed the tragic death of Christopher Gilchrist, whose mother is represented by Eisenberg Rothweiler in a lawsuit she recently filed against a number of prison officials and corrections…

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Recently, the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy, in part because of the lawsuits filed by attorneys from Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C., and the Abused in Scouting team on behalf of their clients who allege they were sexually abused by Boy Scouts of America scoutmasters. Abused…

Vicious beatings. Mass sexual assault and rape. Terrifying threats. A pattern of devastating abuse that lasted for decades, leaving hundreds of young men shattered by a school that was meant to be rehabilitating them. Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C., is fighting to hold Glen Mills Schools accountable, with…

On July 11, 2015, William Pratt, a 75-year-old wheelchair-bound double amputee, visited the Wills Eye Emergency Department at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Center City Philadelphia. He sought medical attention for the significant pain he was feeling in his right eye. Within 10 minutes of being discharged from his examination…

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On January 1, 2020, the Boy Scouts’ registration fee will almost double from $33 to $60 per scout. In a recent article, the New York Post attributed the increase to the sex abuse cases against the Boy Scouts, including former scouts represented by Eisenberg Rothweiler and the Abused in Scouting team. Abused in…

In an October 20 article about California extending its statute of limitations for sex abuse cases, the Los Angeles Times profiled one of Eisenberg Rothweiler’s clients who is preparing to sue the Boy Scouts of America. Our client alleges that he was sexually abused by his former assistant scoutmaster when…

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In an article about the future of the Boy Scouts of America, The Washington Post discussed the recent sexual abuse lawsuit we filed against the Boy Scouts. You can read The Washington Post’s article here. That lawsuit was filed this past August by our Stewart Eisenberg and Josh Schwartz in the Philadelphia Court of…