Verdict Against Cab Company For Sexual Assault
Gallegos v. Broadway Cab, Inc., Multnomah County Case No. 1212-16239
Plaintiff alleged that a cab driver for defendant’s company repeatedly sexually assaulted her when she was a paying passenger in the cab. The cab driver had already been convicted of Attempted Sexual Abuse I for the conduct once the civil case went to trial. Plaintiff sought $1 million in non-economic damages and $110,000 in economic damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Randall Vogt
Defense Counsel – Kenneth Abere
Verdict – $130,000.00 in non-economic damages only
Date – February 21, 2014February 28, 2014