Arizona Jury Awards Landmark $11 Million Verdict in Assisted Living Case

PHOENIX, ARIZONA, March 25, 2009 /24-7PressRelease/ — Arizona jury awards landmark $11 million verdict in Assisted Living Case

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An Arizona jury today awarded a landmark verdict of $11 million to the widow of a 36-year-old man with traumatic brain injury who died after ingesting foreign objects while in the care of Liberty Manor Residency, a Phoenix assisted living facility. The verdict included $2 million for the decedent, $5 million for the wife and $4 million in punitive damages. It was the largest verdict ever awarded against an assisted living facility in the United States.

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