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Developmentally disabled man wins $300K over police struggle

A Jackson County jury awarded a developmentally disabled man a total of $300,000 in damages on Friday in a civil case stemming from a struggle with Kansas City police that took place in 2003. The award for plaintiff Darrell Sterling ...

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Looking for more green in Greenwood case

Attorneys’ fees have topped $2.2 million in litigation over access to a quarry near Greenwood, and they’re going up as the city and users of the quarry duel over who should pay them. Hunt Martin Materials and Martin Marietta Materials ...

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Jackson County Courthouse Roundup

Class claims medical equipment was not properly cleaned An Independence hospital failed to disinfect tools used in endoscopic procedures, a new class action lawsuit claimed. The lawsuit, filed earlier this month, seeks a maximum of $5 million in damages from ...

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Head-on collision case settles for $250,000

A motorist injured in a head-on collision has reached a $250,000 settlement of her Jackson County case against the other driver. Beverly Doyle, 56, was on her way home from a work-related conference Oct. 25, 2006. She was driving her ...

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