Stamps v. Dunham

Summary

Stamps v. Dunham, 968 So.2d 739 (4th Circuit) , LA ,   2007,   Report Type: N/A

Appellate Panel :

N/A

Trial Type :

jury

Trial Judge :

N/A

Trial Court :

Civil District Court (Orleans)

Plaintiff's Lawyer :

N/A

Defendant's Lawyer :

N/A

Injuries

foot surgery; revision anthroplasty

Tissue :

hard Tissue

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :

yes

Treatment Length :

N/A

Pre-existing Conditions :

hard Tissue

Award change on appeal:

unchanged

Damages

General Damages :

$50,000

Past Medicals :

$15,000

Future Medicals :

$0

Past wages :

$0

Future wages :

$0

Loss of Consortium :

$0

Other Damages :

$0

Total :

$65,000

Case Details

Suit Reason :

Woman involved in a malpractice suit sustained injury to her foot. 

Award Reason :

Jury awarded $50,000 in total general damages and $15,000 in past medical expenses.