Boone County and its insurer will ask a federal judge next week to undo a $2 million settlement with a man they say defrauded the court and his lawyers by feigning paralysis. Derrick Houston, of Columbia, settled his excessive-force suit against ...Read More »
After more than 12 years of litigation, a trial marked by tragedy, a sizeable bench judgment and two trips to the federal appeals court, a $55 million settlement is bringing an end to a path-breaking class-action lawsuit involving a St. Louis company’s 401(k) plan.Read More »
A federal appeals court has partially revived a lawsuit a Clarksdale man filed against the federal government following a mine accident that left the man quadriplegic.Read More »
A Camdenton couple has reached a $5.1 million settlement in their case against the U.S. government for a birth injury that occurred at a federally funded clinic. The couple, Jamie and Nathan Searcy, filed suit in 2016 in the U.S. ...
Tagged with: Federal Tort Claims Act Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Missouri U.S. Department of Justice U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri Votava Nantz & JohnsonRead More »
After seven hours of deliberations Feb. 8, a jury returned a mixed verdict for a former KSHB reporter in Kansas City.Read More »