Upholding a verdict for the death of a woman by electrocution where damages of over $1 million were awarded.
Category: Awards, Settlements & Verdicts
The first case to overrule a district court on the award of attorney fees in either a class action or common fund case.
Review denied by the Kansas Supreme Court, certiorari denied by the United States Supreme Court, establishing for the first time anywhere the rights of privacy of worship as a governmental interest and holding those who would interfere to the standards of a mixed audience.
Establishing the liability of gun owners to exercise the highest degree of care (one of two such rulings in the United States.