Nevada Hepatitis C Outbreak Spawns Another $500 Million Verdict

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Plaintiffs lawyers are still making hay with claims sparked by a Nevada Hepatitis C scare tied to sloppy use of the sedative Propofol. The latest target, UnitedHealth Group, was socked with a $500 million punitive damages verdict this week by a state court jury in Las Vegas. The verdict is the biggest so far this year.

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