Per the Columbus Dispatch today, a baseball player for the Gwinette Braves, an affiliate of the Atlanta Braves, was charged with kidnapping and raping a woman at a Columbus hotel. The player was in Columbus to play in a game against the Columbus Clippers. The woman reported went to a hotel voluntarily but did not consent to a sexual relationship. The player is free on bond but apparently has not resumed play with the team.
* Case value and results depend upon the unique facts of each case, these results do not predict or suggest the value of any other case. In the 134M case result, the trial court reduced the jury's verdict to 114M. Mr. Fitch's client is appealing.
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