News Archive: April 2011

April 30, 2011

Trial Results:  April 2011

Ed Thornton tried a fall down matter in Hudson County, the plaintiff alleging a fall on ice on a commercial sidewalk, alleging herniated discs of the lumbar and cervical spines. Ed cross examined plaintiff and her doctor on prior claims and medical records, presented an IME doctor who denied any aggravation or new injury and the jury awarded the plaintiff only unreimbursed medical bills, declining to award any money for pain, suffering, or permanent injury.