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Tag Archives: Verdicts and Settlements

Jury awards $1M to Prince George’s woman diagnosed with cancer after lack of follow-up (access required)

A Prince George’s County jury has awarded $1 million to a Fort Washington woman who developed lung cancer after her gynecologist failed to properly follow up on results of a hysterectomy. The jury deliberated for approximately 90 minutes Thursday before finding ...

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Montgomery Co. jury awards more than $500K to dog-bite victim (access required)

A Montgomery County jury Wednesday awarded $545,000 to a 7-year-old girl who was bitten by a pit bull owned by her father’s landlord in 2012. The girl, who has scarring on her leg, required five surgeries and has post-traumatic stress, ...

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Employer wins age discrimination suit in Prince George’s County (access required)

A Prince George’s County jury has found an employer did not unfairly terminate a 66-year-old man who had been accused of unprofessional workplace conduct. Richard Eichen filed suit against Jackson and Tull Chartered Engineers for age discrimination and violation of ...

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Prince George’s jury awards $8M for assault in apartment building (access required)

A Prince George’s County jury has awarded $8 million to a minor who was sexually assaulted in a Forestville apartment complex which failed to increase its security despite a history of problems with crime. The jury returned the verdict after ...

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Baltimore jury awards $1 million in wrongful death of 22-year-old (access required)

A Baltimore city jury has awarded $1 million to the family of a 22-year-old woman who died after being improperly treated for a skin infection which developed into a flesh-eating disease. The family of Yenita D. Owens was awarded $500,000 ...

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Baltimore to settle lawsuit filed by woman injured by police horse (access required)

The Baltimore City Board of Estimates is scheduled to approve a $50,000 settlement Wednesday with a woman whose foot was crushed by a police horse in 2013. Crystal Oats was leaving the Paparazzi Nightclub in April 2013 after celebrating a friend’s ...

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