Dubuy v. Luse

Summary

Dubuy v. Luse, 17 So.3d 425 (2nd Circuit) , LA ,   2009,   Report Type: N/A

Appellate Panel :

D. Milton Moore,  

Trial Type :

judge

Trial Judge :

N/A

Trial Court :

N/A

Plaintiff's Lawyer :

N/A

Defendant's Lawyer :

N/A

Injuries

Harassment, emotional distress, mental anguish.

Tissue :

N/A

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :

no

Treatment Length :

N/A

Pre-existing Conditions :

N/A

Award change on appeal:

decreased

Damages

General Damages :

$50,000

Past Medicals :

$0

Future Medicals :

$0

Past wages :

$0

Future wages :

$0

Loss of Consortium :

$25,000

Other Damages :

$0

Total :

$75,000

Case Details

Suit Reason :

Plaintiff, female, brought suit against her co-worker for repeatedly vandalizing her vehicle.

Award Reason :

Defendant pled guilty to the accusations. Defendant's behavior took a toll on plaintiff, straining her relationship with her husband and family and her work life. The plaintiff's husband and three minor children were awarded a total of $25,000 for loss of consortium.