Substantial Awards for Brief Periods of Pre-Death Pain and Suffering in Two New Appeals Court Decisions

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A significant element of damages in New York wrongful death personal injury lawsuits is pre-death pain and suffering. This can be very difficult to prove (as opposed to other elements such as the decedent’s future lost earnings).

Here’s Pattern Jury Instruction 2:320 which is what New York judges tell juries about pain and suffering in death cases...

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