By Michelle Casady (October 20, 2021, 3:49 p.m. EDT) – A Texas appeals court asked in oral argument on Wednesday whether it should defer to a jury that awarded a man $ 6.4 million for injuries sustained after his boot got stuck in a grocery store watermelon display, or if the store is correct that there is no evidence to support the price.
While shopping at the Pay and Save store in Freer, South Texas, Roel Canales unconsciously got his boot stuck in the open bottom of a wooden pallet when he bent down to pick up a watermelon, and fell when he turned to walk away, breaking his elbow, bruising his …
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