House Backs Committee to Deny Nash Ability to Sue StateThe Connecticut House of Representatives has sided with a legislative committee that recommended a woman blinded and disfigured in a 2009 chimpanzee attack should not be allowed to sue the state for financial damages.
Charla Nash Makes One Last Attempt To Sue StateThe Connecticut woman mauled by a friend's chimpanzee in 2009 is making a last-ditch appeal to legislators in her bid to sue the state for $150 million, saying the attack has left her so her reliant on others that she feels like she is locked in a cage.
Connecticut Chimp Victim Appeals $150M State Lawsuit A former Stamford woman disfigured by a friend's chimpanzee in 2009 has appealed a decision denying her permission to sue the state for $150 million.
Nash's Lawsuit Denial to Be Appealed
Judge Rules Woman Who Underwent Face Transplant Following Chimp Attack Can't Sue State For $150MA Connecticut woman disfigured in a chimpanzee attack was denied permission Friday to sue the state for $150 million.
Agreement To Settle In Chimp-Mauling Lawsuitawyers for a woman mauled by a chimpanzee in Connecticut have agreed to settle a lawsuit against the estate of the primate's now-dead owner, but there's a dispute over the final details, according to court documents obtained Thursday by The Associated Press.
Chimpanzee Attack Victim Faults State OfficialsLawyers for a Connecticut woman severely disfigured in a chimpanzee attack have filed papers accusing state officials of failing to seize the primate despite a staff member's warning that it was dangerous before the mauling.
AG Says State Not To Blame In Charla Nash CaseA woman mauled by a chimpanzee should not be allowed to sue the state, because taxpayers should not be held financially liable for injuries inflicted by a privately owned animal, a Connecticut official said.

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