The defense contended that the shopper’s injuries predated the accident. The accident happened at a Publix supermarket. Photo: Raul Pedroso. A jury rejected a woman who claimed that she suffered disabling injuries in a fall at a Publix supermarket in Gainesville.
It was a win for E. Holland Howanitz and Catherine Higgins Crawley of Wicker Smith in Jacksonville, who handled the defense.
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