Mesman v. Crane Pro Serv., 04-2146
In a products liability suit, the judge properly granted defendant's motion for a new trial where the jury had been confused by irrelevant evidence and had ignored critical instructions.
- Argued 01/07/2005
- Decided 05/31/2005
- Published 05/31/2005
- POSNER, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, RIPPLE, and ROVNER, Circuit Judges.
- For Appellant:
- Kenneth J. Allen (argued), Michael T. Terwilliger and William J. Lazarus,Allen & Associates, Valparaiso, IN, for Plaintiffs-Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- Byron D. Knight (argued), Elizabeth A. Knight, Knight, Hoppe, Kurnik & Knight, Des Plaines, IL, for Defendant-Appellee.