Judge won't overturn verdict in UCF trial
ORLANDO, Fla. -- A judge has refused University of Central Florida's athletic association's request to overturn a $10 million verdict awarded to the parents of a football player who died during a preseason practice.
Circuit judge Robert Evans' denial Tuesday comes more than a month after a jury found that the association was negligent in 19-year-old Ereck Plancher's 2008 death.
The Orlando judge also determined that Plancher's parents are eligible to have their legal fees paid for ...
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