Victim’s mother sues son’s girlfriend Michelle Carter for $4.2m for urging his suicide
International Business Times - 08/06/2017
Daniel Medwed, from the Northeastern University School of Law, said wrongful death suits often focused on future earnings because they were non-abstract damages that arise from death.
“There’s often debate or battle over what those earnings might be, especially with teenagers. How do you speculate what earning potential is when we all evolve?” he said.