We’re often asked: “How do I calculate pain and suffering?” Injured persons in Connecticut are able to recover for pain and suffering. These damages are in addition to “economic damages” things like medical bills and lost wages. The answer is perhaps unsatisfactory to folks who like certainty. There is no formula to enable a jury … Read more
Much has been made in recent days of the family of a six year old who attended Sandy Hook Elementary School seeking permission from the State to allow a lawsuit against the State. In my opinion, there’s little substance to this story. I understand the family of a student being upset. I don’t understand the attention this story has received or the outrage it has managed to generate.