Griffith Opening Statements in an actual jury trial in a personal injury case in Florida

This is the real life video of a soft tissue personal injury trail that took place in Sarasota Florida in February 2014. This case is Danette Griffith vs Roy Baptiste. This stems from a car accident that happened in a parking lot. The defense of the case was that there was no property damage to the cars, and that Danette Griffith already had pre-existing medical conditions in her spine from other things.

Watch this opening statement to get the overview that the jury did regarding this rather run of the mil personal injury trial.

The final result was that the Defendant took an appeal because they did not like the result. The Florida Second District Court of Appeal read the briefs, hear the oral arguments, and Affirmed Judge Williams judgment. With interest and costs the total recovery is $1,007,346.70.