Federal Judge Approves $250,000 Settlement In Water Heater Burn Case

(October 2, 2015, 3:03 PM EDT) -- SAN DIEGO — A California federal judge on Sept. 18 granted a motion to approve a $250,000 settlement filed by the maker of an allegedly defective hot water heater that caused a minor to suffer burns (Kanye McCarty, a minor through his guardian ad litem, Amanda McCarty, v. The United States of America, et al., No. 13cv1602, S.D. Calif.).

(Order available. Document #77-151014-018R).

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Kayne McCarty, a minor through his guardian ad litem, Amanda McCarty, sued the United States, Camp Pendleton & Quantico Housing LLC...
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