April 11, 1986 · Cavalier Daily

Rape Victim Wins Lawsuit

Fourth-year UVa Engineering student Lisa Pelled is awarded $250,000 by a jury, after suing the owners of the apartment complex from which she was abducted and rape for not lighting the parking lot adequately, thus creating unsafe conditions which led to her abduction. Pelled suffered skull and neck fractures, as well as ongoing symptoms of emotional trauma. The defendants decide to appeal the verdict.

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1986-04-11 - Rape Victim Wins Lawsuit.pdf
1986-04-11 - Rape Victim Wins Lawsuit pt 2.pdf
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Subject College student newspapers and periodicals, Rape--Investigation, Rape--Prevention, Rape

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