Calif. painter awarded $58 million in...

Calif. painter awarded $58 million in bar beating

There are 6 comments on the WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg story from Jul 2, 2013, titled Calif. painter awarded $58 million in bar beating. In it, WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg reports that:

A 43-year-old house painter so badly brain damaged that he can't speak has been awarded $58 million by a jury after a beating at a bar left him with half his skull permanently bashed in.

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Since: Jul 07

Burnaby, Canada

#1 Jul 2, 2013
No amount of money can bring back a normal life for this poor man.
Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#2 Jul 2, 2013
Now all he's got to do is find a bouncer with $58M to get paid...

“....VETS”

Since: Jan 08

WELCOME HOME

#3 Jul 3, 2013
that is one of the fallacies about lawsuits

you can win , but the courts don't . COLLECT

the amount is ridiculous ..... juries should award a reasonable payment for life ..so wage
garnishment taxes/etc etc can be collected
Beathim Back

North Royalton, OH

#4 Jul 3, 2013
I wish some good samaritan would find this 'security guard' and take a chunk out of HIS skull.

“Yeah, but...”

Since: Sep 11

MILKY WAY

#5 Jul 3, 2013
This is outrageous!
I've half a mind ...

Oh. Forgot what I was going to say.

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

South Bend, IN

#6 Jul 3, 2013
Oh, no!!!! Ferrerman?

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