California Jury Verdicts

Jury Verdict Alert presents civil jury verdicts for California. Included are jury verdicts, bench verdicts and arbitration awards from both Northern California and Southern California.

Jury verdict reports for the California courts are based on information provided by the attorneys. We use our best effort to validate the jury verdict report with attorneys for both the plaintiff and defendant, but readers are advised to validate the information themselves before relying upon it.

Plaintiff fractures knee cap during charity run/walk. $1M. Orange County.

Local store sponsors run/walk event for charity; woman is injured on the route through construction debris.

  • Case Name: Hollowell v. Road Runner Sports Inc.
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, May 24, 2018

Motorcycle passenger sues the driver. $1.9M in general damages. Monterey County.

Defendant at trial blames driver who settled out (empty chair).

  • Case Name: Hambrook v. Lafitte
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, May 09, 2018

DA's son wrongly arrested and charged in gang shooting. $526K. Merced County.

Plaintiff says sheriff's deputies investigating triple murder badgered witnesses and made misrepresentations and material omissions in arrest warrant and  intentionally misled a judge into signing the warrant. 

  • Case Name: Ethan Morse v. County of Merced, Charles Hale, Erick Macias, and Jose Sam Sanchez
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Asbestos fibers brought home from workplace cause death. $11.2 million. Los Angeles County.

Asbestos fibers brought home from work on clothing alleged to cause lung disease, death.

  • Case Name: Alfred Mata v. Liberty Utilities (Park Water) Corp
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Monday, April 23, 2018