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Airline pilot rear-ended in accident in West Virginia — $3.5 million verdict (access required)

Type of action: Motor vehicle crash Injuries alleged: Aggravation of pre-existing cervical and thoracic degenerative disc disease Name of case: Keane v. Ibarra and JS Int’l Inc. Court: Circuit Court of Jefferson County, West Virginia Case no.: 19-C-39 Tried before: ...

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Student suffered broken nose, breathing problems after downtown wreck — $240,000 verdict (access required)

Type of action: Personal Injury Injuries alleged: Concussion, broken nose that resulted in a deviated septum, and a grade 2 liver laceration Name of case: Roane v. Brooks Court: Richmond Circuit Court Case no.: CL19-6421 Tried before: Jury Name of ...

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Veteran suffered bowel perforation from IUD obtained at VA — $500,000 verdict  (access required)

Type of action: Federal Tort Claim Act Injuries alleged: Bowel perforation during removal of IUD resulting in tubal ligation and client’s inability to bear any more children. Court: Federal Tort Claim relating to care provided by the VA in Hampton.  ...

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Stockholder sued for dissolution of restaurant business — $177,530 verdict (access required)

Type of action: Commercial law — business torts — minority shareholder judicial valuation (forced buyout) Injuries alleged: Tortious interference with contract; business conspiracy; petition for judicial dissolution Name of case: Jones v. Fridley Court: Waynesboro Circuit Court Case no.: CL19-199-00 ...

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3-year-old special needs child died on school bus — $1 million verdict (access required)

Type of action: Wrongful death of a three year old on school bus Injuries alleged: Death by positional asphyxia Name of case: Sabiani v. Fairfax County School Board Court: Fairfax Circuit Court Case no.: CL 2020-12938 Name of judge or ...

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Counsel for successful whistleblower recovers fees — $81,464.73 verdict (access required)

KITTS Type of action: Intervened qui tam action under the federal False Claims Act and Virginia Fraud Against Taxpayers Act Injuries alleged: Relator’s complaint alleged damages to the United States and the Commonwealth of Virginia pursuant to the qui tam ...

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Injury to ureter, severed during cancer surgery, went unrecognized — $6,500,000 verdict (access required)

Plaintiff underwent a right laparoscopic assisted hemicolectomy at Southside Regional Medical Center to remove an early stage colon cancer in July 2016. During the procedure, his right ureter was severed, but the surgeon did not realize it at the time. ...

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