High Court Asked To Restore $4.5M Ford Car Crash Verdict

Law360, New York (January 25, 2013, 3:23 PM EST) -- A Colorado woman paralyzed in a car crash wants the U.S. Supreme Court to hear her appeal seeking the reinstatement of a $4.5 million judgment against Ford Motor Co., claiming that the Tenth Circuit applied a flawed standard for the admissibility of expert evidence.

Erica Hoffman, who was 17 at the time of the 2006 accident, and her parents Sandra and Gary Hoffman argued in a petition for writ of certiorari filed Jan. 17 that the appeals court failed to grant the trial court judge the...
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