Jury Sides with Defendant After Hearing Evidence of Plaintiff’s Prior Injury
Posted on Dec 19, 2019 in Trial Results
After deliberating for 25 minutes, a Gwinnett County jury returned a defense verdict for Anthony Matthews’ client. The plaintiff alleged a broken rib, as well as soft tissue back injuries. Plaintiff was repeatedly impeached with evidence that his rib injury was pre-existing. At trial, the plaintiff asked for $85,000.