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Infection disputed, but case mediated for $295K – $295,000 Settlement (access required)

A 36-year-old school teacher developed acute gastroenteritis following a meal. The alleged infection was disputed. Plaintiff had a history of bulimia and depression. The case was settled at mediation. [11-T-160] Type of action: Personal injury Name of case: Confidential Special ...

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Man scores $7M verdict against drunken driver – $7,000,000 Verdict (access required)

On Aug. 7, 2009, a 20-year-old correctional officer was riding his 1998 Harley-Davidson motorcycle when he was hit by a drunken driver. The wreck occurred on Route 619 near its intersection with Route 606 in Greensville. The defendant was driving ...

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Offer was upped pre-trial by $300, jury gives woman $53K – $53,000 Verdict (access required)

A 26-year-old former legal secretary and bartender was rear-ended on Sept. 15, 2010. Liability was admitted and there was significant property damage. Plaintiff was transported to the ER at St. Francis Hospital by ambulance. She had two follow-up visits with ...

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Judge awards $7M to motorcyclist hit by drunken driver (access required)

A Greensville County judge has awarded $7,000,000 to a correctional officer who suffered extensive injuries when his Harley-Davidson motorcycle was struck by a drunken driver. Brandon Rawlings, who was 20 at the time of the accident, had a lifelong ambition ...

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Driver, after leaving party, drove on wrong side on Interstate – $3,900,000 Settlement (access required)

On Dec. 15, 2007, the Smith family’s vehicle collided with defendant’s 1999 Mercedes-Benz. The defendant was driving in the wrong direction on Interstate 95 and collided head-on with the plaintiffs’ vehicle. The defendant was on his way home from the ...

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Struck by car, man discovers back problem needing surgery – $647,013 Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff, age 51, was a pedestrian standing at the rear of his vehicle when he was struck by an uninsured motorist. He sustained injury to his low back. The defendant’s whereabouts are unknown. Prior to the accident, plaintiff had never ...

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