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$25,000 Settlement in Seattle Jail Slip and Fall

Washington State’s King County paid $25,214.38 to settle the claim of Paul R. Cory, who claimed that on January 26, 2001, he fell when attempting to enter the recreational area over the raised step-like entryway with metal strips on top. Cory broke his left arm and lacerated his leg.

Represented by Seattle attorney Mark V. Watanabe, Cory received $25,000 for damages and $214.38 in costs. The documents related to this claim are available on PLN’s website. See: In re Cory, King County Claim No. 30272.

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Related legal case

In re Cory

Please see the brief bank for documents related to this claim.