Jury awards $12M to prisoner who suff...

Jury awards $12M to prisoner who suffered seizure

There are 1 comment on the WHBF-TV Rock Island story from Jan 19, 2013, titled Jury awards $12M to prisoner who suffered seizure. In it, WHBF-TV Rock Island reports that:

A federal jury has awarded $12 million in damages to an inmate at a northern Illinois prison who was left severely disabled by an epileptic seizure he suffered while behind bars.

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April

Oak Brook, IL

#1 Feb 17, 2013
This news story is lacking any useful information about the victim. Stateville prison has major problems providing health care to prisoners. This man was known to have epilepsy, and yet nurses failed to give him his medications timely. This is why he won the lawsuit. But did he really win? He's paralyzed and severely disabled. Does money help him now?

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