Ala. High Court Wipes Out $20M Award In Patient Death Suit

By Y. Peter Kang (September 28, 2018, 6:36 PM EDT) -- The Alabama Supreme Court on Friday vacated a jury's decision to award $20 million in punitive damages in a suit accusing a rehabilitation hospital of negligently caring for an elderly patient and causing her death, saying certain instructions given to the jury were misleading....

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