A woman injured in a highway-speed collision in southwestern Missouri reached a $2 million settlement, according to her attorney.
A Kansas City contractor injured in a 2020 motor vehicle collision in Eudora, Kansas while helping deliver appliances settled a claim against the company he was working with and its driver for $1 million, according to his attorneys.
A 9-month-old boy who suffered a severe traumatic brain injury in a boating accident in Missouri reached settlement totaling $23.71 million, according to a lawyer for the family.
In the wake of her mother’s murder, Amya Maddock stood little chance of any recompense from the man who killed her.
A Jackson County jury rejected a non-profit organization official’s claim that she faced age discrimination and retaliation when she was terminated.
A 56-year-old man injured in a two-car collision in Laclede County five years ago settled a personal injury suit against the other driver for more than $800,000, less than three weeks after filing the complaint.
The family of a 29-year-old man killed in a November 2021 head-on collision with a tractor-trailer settled a wrongful death lawsuit against the other vehicle’s driver, its owner and a concrete company for a total of $8.775 million.
A Cass County jury awarded $10 million to the family of a woman killed in a head-on collision.
Lafayette County jurors decided against a state highway department supervisor who alleged his superior created a hostile work environment based on his age.
A diner manager who was injured when a car came through the wall of the restaurant reached a pre-suit settlement of $205,000, according to her attorney.
A man run over while trying to stop a gravity grain wagon from rolling away on his employer’s farm will collect $125,000 after jurors apportioned three-quarters of the fault against him.
A man injured in a T-bone collision at a Greene County intersection reached a $1.3 million settlement with the at-fault driver, according to her attorney.
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