A unanimous state appellate panel has reinstated a jury verdict in favor of the New York City Transit Authority, reversing a lower court judge who set aside the verdict on the grounds that the transit authority's attorney prejudiced the jury by giving them his own speculative account of an accident in which a man claimed injury when a conductor closed the door on his ankle.
Panel Backs Lawyer in Reviving Jury's Verdict for Subway Agency
New York Law Journal
October 5, 2012
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