7th Circ. Tosses $8M Jury Award Over Court Errors

By Celeste Bott (April 29, 2020, 7:50 PM EDT) -- A series of errors by a lower court "significantly shaped" proceedings in a case that culminated in a $8.1 million damages award for victims of a car crash on an Illinois roadway that was being repaved, and the errors warrant a new trial, the Seventh Circuit said Wednesday....

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