Ill. Panel Upholds $21.5M Verdict Over 6-Year-Old's Drowning

By Y. Peter Kang (September 4, 2020, 9:01 PM EDT) -- An Illinois appellate panel has affirmed a jury's $21.5 million award in a suit accusing two park districts of causing the drowning death of a 6-year-old boy at a day camp, saying the verdict was not excessive and a finding of willful and wanton conduct was backed by evidence....

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