Quantcast
Home / The SCoVA Blog / Longshoreman keeps $5-million verdict, right to jury affirmed (access required)

Longshoreman keeps $5-million verdict, right to jury affirmed (access required)

Noting the right to a jury trial is “sacred” under the Virginia Constitution, the Supreme Court of Virginia has affirmed a $5-million jury verdict for a worker injured at a Portsmouth shipyard. The case now has produced two Virginia Supreme Court opinions sure to warm the hearts of the plaintiffs’ bar. The first, in 2008, gave ...

Leave a Reply