Federal jury in
A federal jury has awarded a Las Vegas man more than 11.5 million dollars in his lawsuit against a national insurance provider for stalling and eventually denying his disability claims.
The verdict was issued Tuesday after a two-week trial before US District Judge James Mahan. The jury awarded 61-year-old Clinton Merrick 1.1 million for past unpaid benefits, $500,000 for emotional and mental distress and punitive damages of two million dollars against Paul Revere Life Insurance.
The jury also
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