Monthly Archives: September 2020

$ 45 million jury prize for woman puts cash-strapped NYC at risk (lawyers)

The city is asking an appeals court to lower the $ 45 million personal injury payment for an Upper West Side philanthropist – even though it was not part of the lawsuit – because it fears the salary may be sets a precedent that could force cash-strapped city agencies and …

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Supreme Court of Justice upholds jury award in sheriff’s retaliatory dismissal case

WORCESTER – The Supreme Court of Justice on Thursday upheld an award of $ 885,000 a jury awarded to a former Millbury select, who alleged the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office fired him in retaliation for reporting illegal campaign activities in the prison during the 2010 elections. “The plaintiff presented sufficient …

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