U.S. Military Hopes To Learn From Connecticut Chimpanzee Attack VictimConnecticut chimpanzee mauling victim Charla Nash never served in the military, but the Pentagon is watching her recovery closely.
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.
Connecticut House: Woman Can't Sue State Over Chimpanzee AttackThe Connecticut House of Representatives on Monday sided with a legislative committee that recommended a woman blinded and disfigured in a 2009 chimpanzee attack should not be allowed to sue the state for financial damages.
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.
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.
Charla Nash Attends Hearing In Chimpanzee Attack CaseThe state Claims Commissioner is being urged by the Office of the Attorney General to dismiss a claim against the state filed by Charla Nash, the Stamford woman severely disfigured by a chimpanzee in 2009.
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, Says Conn. Gov. Malloy Knew Of DangerIn February 2009, Charla Nash was attacked by Sandra Herold’s 200-pound pet chimp Travis as she was trying to lure it back into Herold’s house. It tore ripped off her nose, lips, eyelids and hands. The attack left her blinded.
Connecticut To Be Sued In Chimp Attack CaseConnecticut's laws regarding primates as pets are back in the spotlight.