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.

Teacher claims school district failed to accommodate her MS disability. Defense verdict. Los Angeles County.

Elementary school teacher is diagnosed with MS, needs regular aide in classroom but says district does not accomodate that request.

  • Case Name: Lily S. Carvajal Monge v. Montebello Unified School District
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Thursday, September 16, 2021

Plaintiff receives low award after causation and extent of injuries are contested. $58K. Orange County.

Plaintiff, a young adult, claims high medical damages, both past and future in admitted-liability rear-ender.

  • Case Name: Julian Eduardo Romo v. Gloria Lee
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Defense verdict in rear-ender. Riverside County.

Low-impact rear-ender blamed for back injuries. Defense says injuries were degenerative.

  • Case Name: Antonio Martinez and Julia Martinez v. Samuel Bautista
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Driver is killed when he crashes into an already collapsed crash cushion. Family sues Caltrans. $21M.

In single-vehicle accident on a wet road at 2 a.m., decedent's alcohol consumption is said to contribute to his death.

  • Case Name: The Estate of Kevin Walsh v. California Department of Transportation
  • Date of Verdict or Judgment: Wednesday, July 28, 2021