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A settlement for $225,000 was recently concluded by John Cabaniss

A settlement for $225,000 was recently concluded by John Cabaniss for an individual in a personal injury action that suffered a broken neck when his pickup truck was broadsided by an 89 year old man that ran a stop sign. At the time the elderly gentlemen was suffering from cataracts and was not wearing his required glasses.

Cook County Jury Awards $12.65 Million to Victim of Defective Tire

On May 12, 1995, a Cook County Jury returned a $12.65 Million verdict for attorney John Cabaniss’ quadriplegic client.  The jury found the tire which failed causing the Bronco  in which he was riding to rollover was defectively repaired for a puncture at a Certified Goodyear Tire Center.  The verdict was recognized by the National Law Journal as one highest personal injury awards of 1995.

Taos New Mexico Jury Returns $2.4 Million Verdict for Air Crash Victims

In February 1994 a Taos jury returned a verdict of $2.4 Million for attorney John Cabaniss’ clients against the pilot and Cessna for a crash involving its T-210 aircraft.  The jury found the plane crashed as a result of pilot error and found that the post crash fire which killed two of Cabaniss’ clients and badly burned the third occurred as a result of defective fuel system design.