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Plaintiff receives $25,000 settlement

A St. Louis woman obtained a $25,000 settlement in a personal injury case before the case was submitted to the jury. Trish Albers had a green arrow and was turning left onto McKelvey Road from St. Charles Rock Road in ...

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Man recovers $1 million for injuries causing eye’s removal

A man who lost an eye when a piece of heavy machinery fell on him has reached a $1 million settlement of his federal case against the towing company hired to transport the machine. Defendant Storey Wrecker Service Inc., a ...

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Hospital, doctors settle suit over surgery incident

A patient suffered brain damage while the surgeon was outside the operating room making a personal cellphone call, said the plaintiff’s attorney, Brian Fellows. His 50-year-old male client suffered from a lifelong throat disease involving recurrent, large, wartlike tumors called ...

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Jury finds OB-GYN, hospital did not commit malpractice

A St. Louis jury deliberated for about two hours before returning defense verdicts for an OB-GYN and a hospital accused of medical malpractice. The doctor allegedly failed to remove a cyst and ovary during a hysterectomy and oopherectomy procedure. Barbara ...

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General Motors prevails in product defect case

A Boone County jury returned a verdict for General Motors Corp. in a product defect case stemming from a car accident that resulted in a traumatic brain injury for a 6-year-old boy. John K. Mullendore was riding in the driver’s ...

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Insurance company wins underinsured motorist claim

A Jefferson County jury sided with an insurance company in a lawsuit filed by a driver seeking underinsured motorist coverage. Donald Cook was trying to make a U-turn on Route 109 in Jefferson County on Dec. 5, 2005, when he ...

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Swimmer recovers $421,000 for his career-ending injury

A champion swimmer whose career ended when he was injured during post-swim practice horseplay has reached a $421,000 settlement of his Jackson County negligent supervision and personal injury case against the swim team, coach and a teammate. The city of ...

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Jury awards $100,000 to man injured in trucking accident

A St. Louis County man was awarded $100,000 for injuries he sustained in an accident involving an Excelsior Springs-based truck company’s driver. According to court documents, Waller Truck Co. employee William Lamb III was traveling between 60 and 65 miles ...

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Trespassing, injured ATV driver recovers $100,000

An all-terrain vehicle driver who was injured while trespassing on private property has reached a $100,000 global settlement with the property owner and tenant who erected an artificial condition allegedly causing the driver’s injuries. Insurance carriers for the property owner ...

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Owner settles with insurance company, which took car

An insurance company appeared to have settled an automobile accident case on its own when it took one of the vehicles involved and put it in a storage lot. Stephanie Snow, of Trenton, was on her way to church with ...

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