Woman Left Paralyzed After Surgery For Broken Leg Awarded $22.26 Million
A 62-year-old woman and her husband in Tennessee have been awarded over $22 million by a federal jury after she was left paralyzed from the waist down following surgery for a broken leg, reports the Chattanoogan.com.
The lawsuit was filed in April 2007. Over $19 million was awarded in favor of the woman, and $3 million was awarded to her husband.
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