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February 10, 2012. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Birth Injury Lawsuit Nets $5.5 Million for Plaintiffs ]
Burlington, IA Just a few days shy of her 5th birthday, a Burlington girl and her parents were awarded $5.5 million by a Des Moines County court jury for birth injuries sustained when Nyasia Gerling was born on February 1, 2007. The little girl suffered a shoulder dystocia at birth and has limited use of her right arm.
May 27, 2011. By Charles Benson.
Read [ Connecticut Family Awarded $58 Million Birth Injury Compensation ]
Stamford, CT A Waterbury, Connecticut jury recently awarded $58 million in birth injury compensation to the family of a boy who was born with a severe form of cerebral palsy that the jury ruled could have been prevented.
November 21, 2010. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Birth Injury Victim Awarded $2.3 Million ]
Norfolk, VA At four, he may not be in a position to appreciate his windfall. But the plaintiff in a birth injury case will know in later years the significance of a jury award handed down Friday that gives him a total of $2.3 million in damages. The boy's mother, Cory Spollen of Virginia Beach, Virginia, was awarded $60,000 for reimbursement of medical expenses.
November 2, 2010. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Birth Injury Lawsuit Results in $14 Million Award ]
Warren, OH Doctors helping women give birth make many urgent decisions in the course of their work, but sometimes those decisions can lead to devastating birth injuries. Families who have children born with a birth injury can face massive medical bills and may have to provide professional around-the-clock care for their child, increasing the costs associated with the birth injury. Although many doctors try to make the best decisions for their patients, sometimes those decisions can result in devastating consequences for the children and families involved.