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Court vacates $500K economic damages award in adult child’s death

The Court of Appeals builiding in Annapolis. MF-D 9/20/04.

A $1 million verdict for the mother of a 22-year-old woman who died was cut in half by an appellate court last week after the judges determined there was insufficient evidence to support the economic damages award. A Baltimore city jury ...

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Hopkins lawyers seek reduction in $229M malpractice verdict

Johns Hopkins Bayview Hospital.

Attorneys for Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center Inc. asked a Baltimore judge to set aside or reduce a $229 million birth injury malpractice verdict from earlier this year, arguing that the result was not consistent with the evidence and indicated ...

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Judge overturns $20 million verdict in lawsuit against Beretta

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A Baltimore County judge reduced a $20 million jury verdict to $1 Tuesday after determining that the plaintiff, a local aerospace manufacturing company, had failed to prove damages against Beretta USA for breaching a nondisclosure agreement. Adcor Defense Inc. brought ...

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Baltimore to pay $2M to settle ‘Charles Village rapist’ lawsuit

Baltimore City Hall

The Baltimore Board of Estimates is scheduled to approve Wednesday a $2 million settlement with a man who was wrongfully accused of rape and incarcerated for more than a year based on a warrant for his arrest which lacked sufficient probable cause.

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No informed consent for operation leads to $1.5M verdict in Baltimore Co.

Laura G. Zois (File)

A Baltimore County jury has awarded $1.5 million to a Harford County woman who developed necrotizing pancreatitis — a serious condition in which pancreatic tissue begins to die — following an endoscopic procedure that she alleged was performed without her ...

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Baltimore jury awards $70K to man for police assault

A Baltimore city jury Tuesday night awarded $70,000 to a community activist who alleged he was assaulted in his driveway by police. Abdul Salaam complained to the department after Officers Nicholas David Chapman and Jorge Omar Bernardez-Ruiz pulled him from ...

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