Filing Suit for ‘Wrongful Life’

In an interview four years ago, Mr. Pope noted that nobody at that point had received compensation from any “wrongful life” suit. Since then, several plaintiffs have received hefty payments, and courts have weighed in as well. In Georgia, Jacqueline Alicea won a $1 million settlement from Doctors Hospital of Augusta and a surgeon there…

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Trump’s Accusers

They call themselves the “Sisters of the Strange Sorority.” They have a playlist that includes “I’m Every Woman” and “Hit the Road, Jack” and they have never all met in person. But they are inextricably bound: by a man who used to be president, a man whom each has accused of sexual misconduct, a man…

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Warm Hearts at an Icy Elopement

Those fears dissolved at the end of their first year together when Ms. Harris’s grandfather and Ms. Bishop’s father both died. Ms. Bishop, who describes herself as someone who hates to show emotions, found herself openly grieving with Ms. Harris. “I never let anyone in, at all,” she said. “I don’t know what it was…

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Nurturing the Next Fashion Leaders

With the New York charity circuit on hiatus, here is how some philanthropists and society figures are spending their time and resources during the pandemic. Virgil Abloh Age: 40 Occupation: fashion designer, artist, musician, entrepreneur Favorite charities: Fashion Scholarship Fund; No Negativity Where have you been sheltering? I’ve been spending most of my time in…

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