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Implant became stuck during hip replacement surgery – Defense Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff, age 59, underwent left hip replacement surgery with defendant orthopedic surgeon on Oct. 22, 2007. At surgery, the defendant inserted the trial stem implant into the plaintiff’s femur without incident. It advanced to the proper position, i.e., it fully ...

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Defendant’s employer contributed $250K personally toward settlement – $350,000 Settlement (access required)

The plaintiff was traveling on an unmarked country road in Nottoway County when she was struck by a pick-up being driven by the defendant. The defendant was driving the vehicle within the scope of his employment. He initially denied being ...

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UIM contributed $210K towards settlement of T-bone crash – $235,000 Settlement (access required)

The plaintiff, a 59-year-old man, was struck broadside while making a left turn in the middle of an intersection. Liability was contested. The defendant initially filed a counter claim for personal injury and property damage. The plaintiff sustained injury to ...

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JDR ‘Dispositional Order’ Was Final (access required)

A “dispositional order” transferring legal and physical custody of appellant’s grandchild to DSS and granting visitation to the child’s mother, after appellant was observed passing fraudulent prescriptions in the child’s presence and was charged with prescription fraud, was a “final ...

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