12-Year-Old Boy Sued by His Relative

Jennifer Connell claims she suffered injuries in 2011 after her nephew, age 8 at the time, jumped into her arms for a hug.
1:26 | 10/14/15

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Next today to the verdict in the case making national headlines the family relative suing the boy over an accident at his birthday party when he turned eight. It Calder is amp but she sued him after is excited hug broke her wrist. ABC's Lindsey Davis was what the jury decided. All one of the kind court case today in Bridgeport Connecticut. It's a woman suing an eight year old relatives for a 127000. Dollars for inadvertently breaking her wrist when he went to giver an exuberant Hollis. Jennifer Connell whom they defended calls on T gen. A rod for Sean eighth birthday party when according to court documents he gave her forceful greeting. Which she says calls heard at all by knocking her to the ground resulting in severe personal injuries. The incident happened back in 2011. Connell waited two years after the fall to take shot to rile up her cousin's son. Down twelve years old to court. Connell claims of fracture resulted in medical bills totaling more than a 113 thousand dollars she says she continues to have great pain and discomfort. Even testifying I was at a party recently and it was difficult to hold mild nerves glee. After this two day trial intently jury less than an hour to come back with its verdict siding with the boy. Yet another fall for the 54 year old Connell who tried to avoid the media as she left the courthouse today crestfallen. And likely the behind. Lindsey Davis ABC news Bridgeport Connecticut.

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