2 million verdict
against a drunk driver who caused a 2010 car crash that left a Houston woman severely injured and killed the woman's friend.
Gamal Eid, lawyer and director of the Arab Network for Human Rights Information, stated that the crime of refraining from carrying out a court verdict
is punishable by imprisonment.
Coroners used to record verdicts
of accident or misadventure in many such cases, now they may record a narrative verdict
However, this verdict
seems to be based on faith and not on legal evidence and the Constitution," he added.
In the wake of the verdict
life in Ayodhya has came to a virtual halt with security forces turning the place into a virtual fortress.
Judge Michael Mukasey accepted their partial verdict
and ordered them to resume deliberations this week on Swiss Re's coverage.
The 13 locations are sometimes referred to as ``magic jurisdictions'' because lawyers seemingly pull million- or billion-dollar verdicts
out of a hat, the authors wrote.
But the mere possibility that an extreme outcome will emerge from the process, and perhaps survive review and appeal, gets factored into negotiations in the majority of cases that are settled before a final verdict
That the verdict
may have been the result of compromise, or of a mistake on the part of the jury, is possible.
Factors that could cause or contribute to differences include, but are not limited to, the risk that the court upholds the jury verdict
and/or rejects the Company's post-trial efforts, as well as the risk that any appeals made in this matter will be denied, the risk that the jury verdict
becomes final earlier than anticipated.
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did not clearly state that Mahmoud should reassume his position, but several constitutional experts interpreted the verdict
as returning Mahmoud to the position of Egypt's prosecutor general.
Bradley Gage, the plaintiffs' attorney, filed motions a week ago asking the judge to increase the verdict
amounts and grant attorneys fees.
Given the prospective appeal of the verdict
and the generally long-term nature of the process, Fitch believes that any wide ranging repercussions are uncertain at this point.
The two verdicts
are featured in Top Texas Verdicts
of 2010, a compilation from the verdict
reporting service Verdict