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Civil jury cases and verdicts in large counties

Carol J. DeFrances

Civil jury cases and verdicts in large counties

civil justice survey of state courts, 1992

by Carol J. DeFrances

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jury -- United States -- Statistics,
  • Torts -- United States -- Statistics,
  • Actions and defenses -- United States -- Statistics

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCivil justice survey of state courts, 1992
    Statementby Carol J. DeFrances... [et al.]
    SeriesSpecial report, Special report (United States. Bureau of Justice Statistics)
    ContributionsUnited States. Office of Justice Programs
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p. :
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13618524M
    OCLC/WorldCa33389130

    Civil trial cases and verdicts in large counties, Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, [] (OCoLC) Online version: DeFrances, Carol J. Civil trial cases and verdicts in large counties, Civil trial cases and verdicts in large counties, 1 online resource (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Thomas H Cohen; Steven K Smith; United States. Bureau of Justice Statistics.

    SUPERIOR COURT OF ARIZONA, MARICOPA COUNTY October JURY VERDICTS 2 Civil Trial Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties, Washington, DC: U. S. Department of Justices. Michael. "Court Upholds Waivers of Five-Sixths Jury Verdicts in Civil Cases." New Jersey Law Journal J ). Booth, Michael. "Supreme Court Rift. Here is a preview of the November issue of the Miss. Jury Verdict Reporter. $4 million verdict- Jones County medical malpractice case (10/18/19); $ million verdict- Jackson County truck negligence case covered here (10/30/19);; $, verdict- Hinds County car wreck case covered here (10/9/19);; $50, verdict- Marion County assault case (10/10/19);.

    CaseMetrix has compiled the most extensive motor vehicle accident and premises liability databases in the Southeastern United States. Comprised of thousands of settlements and verdicts and updated daily, CaseMetrix marries comprehensive, objectified legal information with cutting edge technology and a large database of cases to create the most powerful research . An eye-popping $ million Muscogee County jury verdict for a woman killed in a tractor-trailer wreck was the largest so far this year in a string of Georgia jury awards in the tens and even.


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Civil jury cases and verdicts in large counties by Carol J. DeFrances Download PDF EPUB FB2

Tort cases. Civil Jury Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties 3 3Each case, regardless of the number of defend-ant types, was given a single defendant designa-tion among the four possible. Table 3.

Type of plaintiffs or defendants, by selected types of civil jury trial cases in State courts in the Nation's 75 largest counties, Over a year-long period ending Jjuries in State general juris-diction courts in the Nation's 75 largest counties decided an estima tort, contract, and real property rights cases.

Civil trial cases and verdicts in large counties, [DeFrances, Carol J.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Civil trial cases and verdicts in large counties, study of civil trial cases in State courts involving tort, contract, and real prop-erty cases in the Nation’s 75 largest counties.

This study expands the civil jury trial study (Civil Jury Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties, NCJ ) by specifically sampling bench and jury trial cases.

The sample of civil trial cases excluded civil cases outside. Get this from a library. Civil jury cases and verdicts in large counties: civil justice survey of state courts, [Carol J DeFrances; United States.

Bureau of Justice Statistics.;]. Civil jury cases and verdicts in large counties book Jury cases were 2% of thetort, contract, and real property cases disposed by State courts of general jurisdiction in the Nation's most populous counties.

Thirty-three percent of cases decided by juries were automobile accident suits, 11% were medical malpractice, and 5% were product liability and toxic substance cases.

Jury verdicts lie at the heart of the current controversy surrounding the civil justice system. Critics of that system cite high-profile jury verdicts as proof that the system is out of control, and reform efforts at both the state and federal levels seek to limit what juries can do.

A tribunal without juries would be a Star Chamber in civil cases. —Elbridge Gerry of Massachusetts () Trial by jury in civil cases and trial by jury in criminal cases stand on the same footing: they are the common rights of Americans.

— Richard Henry Lee of Virginia () It has been urged that the exclusion of trial by jury wouldFile Size: KB. Part of the Civil Trial Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties Series: Civil Bench and Jury Trials in State Courts, "Inless than 5 percent of plaintiffs who won in civil bench and jury trials received damages exceeding $1 million" Press Release |.

The Most Outrageous Jury Verdicts Ever Awarded. Man oh man, people got all in a huff when McDonald's jumpin java scalded Stella Liebeck and the jury awarded her almost $3 million dollars. But, Liebeck isn't the only one that seems to be benefiting from generous jury verdicts.

No. Final award: $ million ($ million jury verdict, increased by prejudgment interest) Court: Tarrant County’s th District Court Case: XIP v. CommTech Sales. About: XIP alleged.

Overall, plaintiffs won in 52% of trial cases and were awarded an estimated $3 billion in compensatory and punitive damages.

This report updates Civil Jury Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties: Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, Part of the Civil Trial Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties Series. Press Release (4K) Full report (PDF K). court civil cases resolved through trials.1 Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, Civil Trial Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties, AprilNCJ Ł During a jury decided almost 75% of tort, contract, and real property trials in the Nation™s 75 largest counties.

Judges adjudicated the remaining 24%. Tort cases (93%). Civil Trial Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties, Presents findings on tort, contract, and real property cases disposed by jury or bench trial in in the Nation's 75 largest counties.

Part of the Civil Trial Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties Series. Title Download PDF; Slip & Fall Jury Trial Verdicts () Download: Slip & Fall Jury Trial Verdicts () Download: Slip & Fall Jury Trial Verdicts (). Civil Bench and Jury Trials in State Courts, [Thomas H.

Cohen, Lynn Langton, Office of Justice Programs: Bureau of Ju] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Discusses general civil cases (tort, contract, and real property) concluded by a bench or jury trial in a national sample of jurisdictions in Topics include the types of civil cases that. In civil cases, the form for a general verdict will have two choices whereby the jury may award damages to the party found not guilty.

In civil cases, the judge may use a special verdict or general verdict with interrogatories. A special verdict is one by which the facts of the case are put on the record, and the law is submitted to the judges. Large Kentucky Jury Verdicts by County to - Third Edition What does the book look like.

For all counties we breakdown the largest civil jury verdicts from to What’s the largest verdict in Kenton County.

Or Green County. If a client wanted to know the exposure in a certain jurisdiction, the answer is readily Size: 65KB. Jury verdict and settlement summaries relating to employment law. The summaries consist of information such as case type; geographic area where a case was tried or settled; names of the parties, attorneys, and expert witnesses; factual information about the case; and verdict or settlement amount.

Coverage begins with A Howard County jury awarded $, — including $37, in punitive damages — to a tenant whose landlord repeatedly failed to address mold contamination for nearly a year. Library location: KFIP64 Compiled by the Polk County Court Administration.

The listings are organized by type of accident and include the following data, as applicable: date of trial, type of injury, sex and age of plaintiff, medical special damages, last demand before trial, last offer before trial, and jury verdict and percentage of comparative : Karen Wallace.Though jury verdicts on the eastern side of Pennsylvania were consistently increasing, Pittsburgh and the surrounding counties did not follow this trend.

For example, $10 million dollar verdicts in personal injury cases were unheard of in Allegheny County until a few years ago.Get this from a library! Civil trial cases and verdicts in large counties, [Thomas H Cohen; Steven K Smith; United States.

Bureau of Justice Statistics.] -- Report of the findings from a study of civil trials in state courts involving tort, contract, and real property cases in the 75 largest counties in the U.S. This study is part of a series examining.