Tag: Philadelphia

Family Wins $4 Million in Wrongful Death Suit Against Abortionist Kermit Gosnell

Following the death of a woman at a Philadelphia abortion business in 2009, Common Pleas Judge Jacqueline Allen has awarded 4 million dollars in a wrongful death suit filed by victim’s family.

Karnamaya Mongar, 41, died at ‘The Women’s Medical Society’ due to drug-overdose. The investigating Grand Jury regarded the business as a ‘House of Horrors’ due to unsterilized medical utensils, unlicensed anesthesia administers, blood on the equipment and floor and dismembered bodies of babies kept in jars, and convicted Abortionist Kermit Gosnell of involuntary manslaughter.

Recently, the victim’s daughter Yashoda Devi Gurung has been awarded $3.25 million in punitive damages and $650,000 in compensatory damages.

Defunct Philadelphia Nightclubs to Pay $7M in Wrongful Death Settlement

arbitrationTwo Philadelphia nightclubs will pay $7 million in wrongful death settlement to the family of 23-year-old Kevin Kless, who was beaten to death on January 14, 2012.

The lawsuit alleged that Kless was trying to hail a taxi at 4th and Market streets when a cab drove by, without stopping for him. He was cursing the taxi, however, three drunk men, Kenneth Enriquez-Santiago, Felix Carrillo and Steven Ferguson, thought he was cursing them and beat him to death.

According to the lawsuit, the defunct nightclubs Lucy’s Hat Shop and G Lounge served Kenneth Enriquez-Santiago, Felix Carrillo and Steven Ferguson beyond the point of intoxication, even though, two of them were underage.

In the settlement announced on April 15, Lucy’s Hat Shop will pay $1 million while G Lounge will pay $6 million through their respective insurance policies.