Mrs. Willis and her husband sued in state court, alleging excessive force and loss of consortium. Defendants denied liability but in December, 1996, a jury ruled in favor of plaintiffs. Mrs. Willis was awarded $2,410 for past medical expenses and $5,000 for pain and suffering, totaling $7410. See: Willis v. Wood County Commission, Case No. 95-C-472 (W. Va. Cir. Ct. Wood Cty. (1996 WL 746340).
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Willis v. Wood County Commission
|Cite||Case No. 95-C-472 (W. Va. Cir. Ct. Wood Cty.|
|Level||State Trial Court|