$6.5M Awarded-The Estate of Peter Southard v. Whetstone Gardens & Care Ctr. Columbus OH
A Colombus, OH jury awarded $500,000 in medicals and $6M in compensatory damages to the family of Peter Southard. It was alleged that the nursing facilty failed to care for Mr. Southard properly allowing him to become severely dehydrated which led to his death.
Defense says they will appeal.