Conn. Woman Mauled By Chimp Lobbies Primate Transport Bill In D.C.Charla Nash believes her presence at the nation's capital will lend great support to the passage of the new bill.
Conn. Lawmakers Deny Chimp Attack Victim's Appeal To Sue State For $150 MillionThe Judiciary Committee voted 35-3 on Wednesday to uphold last year's decision by State Claims Commissioner J. Paul Vance Jr., who denied Nash's request to sue the state for $150 million.
Some Conn. State Lawmakers Have Doubts About Letting Chimp Attack Victim SueSome Connecticut lawmakers have expressed doubts about giving a woman mauled by a chimpanzee in 2009 the right to sue the state for $150 million.
Charla Nash To Appeal To Conn. Lawmakers For Right To Sue State Over Chimp AttackNash contends the state had the authority and obligation to seize the dangerous animal. But a state commissioner last year dismissed Nash's request for permission to sue the state government for $150 million.
Chimp Attack Victim Reaches Settlement In LawsuitLawyers for the Stamford woman who was badly mauled by her friend's pet chimpanzee in 2009 have agreed to a settlement in a lawsuit against the chimp owner's estate.
Exclusive: Charla Nash's Lawyer Blames State For Chimp Attack, Seeks $150 MillionAttorney Charles Willinger, who represents Charla Nash, spoke exclusively with WCBS 880's Fran Schneidau and said that the state DEEP ignored its own rules, which lead to the near fatal mauling.
Charla Nash, Chimp Attack Victim, Reveals New FaceCharla Nash, the Stamford woman who was attacked and disfigured two years ago in a chimpanzee attack, went public for the first time since her face transplant surgery.
Chimp Attack Victim Charla Nash Receives 'Fantastic' Face TransplantCharla Nash, the Stamford woman whose face was destroyed when her friend's pet chimp went berserk two years ago, has received a face transplant that looks fantastic, according to her brother.