Ex-American Airlines Worker Won't Get New Sex Assault Trial

By Katie Buehler (June 16, 2022, 6:05 PM EDT) -- A Texas state court judge on Thursday finalized a take-nothing jury verdict against a former American Airlines Inc. flight attendant who accused the company of facilitating her sexual assault by a celebrity chef.

Tarrant County District Court Judge Kimberly Fitzpatrick granted the airline's motion for entry of judgment despite objections by flight attendant Kimberly Goesling that the jury was misled by a faulty jury instruction that was supposed to have been removed from the jury charge form.

Judge Fitzpatrick announced her ruling at a hearing in Fort Worth that lasted less than a minute.

Goesling, who filed her lawsuit against American...

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