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State Farm ordered to pay $2.5 million in advantages to 2 policyholders

On September 22, Harrison acquired $1,005,000 after she sustained a again harm in 2019. She was represented by Woodruff R. Jones of Gamble, Gamble, Calame & Jones in Selma and Taylor T. Perry, Jr. of Manley, Traeger, Perry, Stapp & Compton in Demopolis.

“Ms. Harrison acquired a severe disc harm in her again and State Farm nonetheless refused to pay her advantages,” Jones mentioned. “The jury was in a position to see by means of the State Farm smoke display and make State Farm pay the advantages they bought Ms. Harrison.”

 “I’m proud that the jury noticed by means of the ridiculous place taken by State Farm,” Perry mentioned. “I’m happy with this jury’s resolution and we are going to defend it if essential.”

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Alternatively, Windell Rand Jr. was hit by an uninsured motorist who, in line with his attorneys, significantly injured him. He was awarded $1,500,000 the day after Harrison’s win.

Rand was represented by John M. Gibbs of Gibbs & Sellers in Demopolis and Rickman E. Williams, III of Pitts, Williams & Jones in Selma.

“Justice was served by this verdict. Mr. Rand was significantly injured on this accident,” Gibbs mentioned.

“I’m proud that this jury made State Farm pay Mr. Rand the advantages that it bought him,” Williams mentioned. “We’re proud that the jury made the right resolution.”

Final month, State Farm was additionally caught in one other lawsuit settlement the place the insurer needed to pay $100 million in restitution to the federal authorities and $12 million to affected householders over its alleged mismanagement of flood insurance coverage claims associated to Hurricane Katrina.

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