The mother of slain University of Virginia student Yeardley Love has filed a Wrongful Death lawsuit against her murderer, George Huguely, in the Circuit Court for Charlottesville, VA, according to multiple news outlets. I could not find a copy of the Complaint online, but it is likely that the Complaint will alternately allege that Huguely’s actions were intentional, done with willful indifference or concern for Love’s well-being, and/or failed to meet the standard of reasonable or ordinary care. The suit seeks $29.5 million in compensatory damages and $1 million in punitive damages.
In May 2010, the murder of University of Virginia student and Lacrosse player Yeardley Love became a national story. Read more