BNSF Told to Pay $1.7 Million to Dallas City Man

In what is believed to be the largest monetary verdict in Hancock County, Ill., George Mitchell of Dallas City came out of a one-and-a-half week trial against BNSF Railroad, his employer, with a judgment for $1.779 million. For more than 14 years, Mitchell worked as a track laborer for BNSF, maintaining railroad track throughout the […]