On June 29, 2018, a jury returned a defense verdict in federal court in Dykes v. Cleveland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, LLC.  The verdict concluded a 5 day trial.

Plaintiff alleged the nursing home negligently failed to adequately prevent and treat a sacral wound, dehydration and infection. Plaintiff argued the staff’s negligent care caused

On October 30, 2013 a Bolivar County Circuit Court jury returned a unanimous defense verdict in Melvin v. Cleveland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, LLC. 

The plaintiff’s family member resided at the nursing home for six weeks in 2008. He developed a stage II pressure ulcer while at the nursing home.

Plaintiff claimed that the nursing

On Thursday a Hinds County Circuit Court jury returned a 12–0 defense verdict in a nursing home negligence case against Lakeland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, which is in the Tara Cares system.

The plaintiff alleged that the nursing home’s negligence resulted in dehydration, fecal impaction and death. The decedent was a resident of Lakeland for