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Hurt Patient Gets $1.5M Award Against Nursing Home (access required)

A Prince William County jury last Tuesday awarded $1.5 million to an Alzheimer's patient who fractured her hip in a Northern Virginia nursing home. The key to the verdict: The testimony of the facility's former head nurse that an aide had dropped the patient, then put her back in bed. The plaintiff, 83-year-old Margaret Noel, broke ...