Jury Renders Defense Verdict In Texas Ignition Switch Suit
(August 26, 2016, 2:08 PM EDT) -- HOUSTON — A Texas state jury on Aug. 25 found in favor of General Motors LLC, determining that the automaker was not responsible for a crash that resulted in the plaintiff sustaining a traumatic brain injury and the death of another nonparty driver (Zachery Stevens, et al. v. General Motors LLC, No. 2015-04442, Texas 152nd Jud. Dist., Harris Co.).
(Verdict form available. Document #77-160914-006V.)
The jury in the 152nd Judicial District Court for Harris County answered “no” to the question: “[W]as there a manufacturing defect in...