Employee compelled to testify in civil assault case against nursing home; leads to $7.5 million award


A Pennsylvania jury has awarded $7.5 million to the family of a dementia patient who was sexually assaulted by a fellow resident of her nursing home.

Kindred faces $2 million verdict in nursing home assault case with no eyewitnesses


A jury recently slapped Kindred Healthcare with a $2 million verdict in a resident abuse case that turned on testimony from medical experts, attorneys announced Thursday.