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Jury sides with student in premises liability case

Plaintiff claimed dark, unmarked stairs caused her fall

A jury in Cooper County awarded $287,921 to a student who fell and injured her knee in a community college classroom. Stephanie Finnell, 43, was a part-time student taking a night class at State Fair Community College in Sedalia. The class was in a theater-style classroom with a three-step stairway running along the north wall. On Jan. ...