In addition to the Miss. Supreme Court’s big decision in Eaton v. Frisby last week, the Court also issued decisions in several other big civil cases.
The list includes:
- Estate of Bloodworth v. Illinois Central R.R.: affirmed summary judgment in Tallahatchie County wrongful death crossing accident case;
- Mitchell Crane Services v. Page: reversed and rendered a $1,178,703 verdict in Pearl River County that I previously covered here;
- Illinois Central R.R. v. Brent: affirmed $500,000 Hinds County verdict in FELA negligence claim; and
- Jackson HMA v. Morales: affirmed on liability and reversed and remanded on damages a $2.2 million Hinds County verdict in a doctor vs. hospital contract dispute previously covered here, here and here.