Chimp Attack

Charla Nash (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Charla Nash Makes One Last Attempt To Sue State

The 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.

03/18/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Judge Rules Woman Who Underwent Face Transplant Following Chimp Attack Can’t Sue State For $150M

A Connecticut woman disfigured in a chimpanzee attack was denied permission Friday to sue the state for $150 million.

06/14/2013

Charla Nash (Brigham and Womens Hospital Photo)

Chimpanzee Attack Victim Faults State Officials

Lawyers 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.

06/28/2012

Charla Nash (Brigham and Womens Hospital Photo)

Chimp Attack Victim Praised For New Face

A Connecticut woman mauled by an out-of-control chimpanzee is venturing out more after a face transplant and says her new face is getting compliments.

11/21/2011

Chimpanzee Attack Face Transplant

Chimp Attack Victim Pleased With New Face

A Connecticut woman who was mauled by a chimpanzee says she’s pleased with her new transplanted face.

10/28/2011

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