Case Conclusion Date:April 28, 2011
Practice Area:Civil Rights
Outcome:Settled for $850,000 after three days of trial
Description:This civil rights / medical negligence action was filed on behalf of a 48 year old woman who was incarcerated in the Berks County Prison where the defendant corporation contracted to provide medical care to inmates. Our client's serious medical needs were ignored for more than 10 days, leading to the amputation of her leg.