A jury in Las Animas County, Colorado, returned an $11.5 million verdict against helmet manufacturer Riddell and several school officials in a case involving a teen football player who was injured in 2008. The Ridolfi family filed a lawsuit after their son Brett suffered a concussion during high school football practice. Brett wasn’t immediately taken to the hospital, and later suffered permanent brain damage and paralysis on his left side. The family brought suit against Riddell and others to recover for Brett’s injuries.
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