Tag Archives: Judge Malfourd W. “Bo” Trumbo

Man suffered permanent back pain after rear-ender with tractor-trailer – $350,000 Verdict (access required)

On Nov. 12, 2012, the 37-year-old plaintiff was driving his 2009 Ford Taurus north on 1-81 in Botetourt County when he was struck in the rear by a tractor-trailer driven an employee of Navajo Express. The defendants admitted that they ...

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Mother of two girls killed in wreck on Christmas Eve – $1,500,000 Settlement (access required)

In this wrongful death case, a 34-year-old mother of two young girls, ages 7 and 10, died on Christmas Eve in 2012 when her car was crushed into a jersey wall by a tractor-trailer that was loaded with logs for ...

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Man, run off road, suffered significant orthopedic injuries – $2,500,000 Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff’s car was sideswiped twice by a tractor-trailer rig on I-81 North in Botetourt County. The impact caused the car to run off the road and run into the median strip, injuring plaintiff. [15-T-088]   Type of action: Personal injury ...

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Lawyer gets one-year suspension for misleading judge (access required)


A Covington lawyer has his license suspended for a year for helping a client get his driving privileges restored without telling the judge about a hearing scheduled later that day on the client’s felony charge of unlicensed driving. Marcus N. ...

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Headaches persisted after auto accident – $175,000 Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff, age 52, was traveling northbound on Route 220 in Alleghany County when an oncoming vehicle turned directly in front of her, causing a collision. Plaintiff denied any injury at the scene but was evaluated a week later for neck ...

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Farmer’s work capacity limited after auto accident -$365,935 Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff, age 53, was traveling eastbound on Route 42 in Craig County when he was struck by an oncoming vehicle traveling approximately 50 mph. Both vehicles were totaled and were towed from the scene. Plaintiff denied any injury at the ...

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Alleghany jury awards record verdict in personal injury case – $1,959,171 Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff, Michael D. Boguess Sr., was helping his brother, Todd Boguess, pour concrete for a mutual friend on May 18, 2006, in Covington. The concrete was delivered by a concrete truck owned and operated by Construction Materials Company, based in ...

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