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This Second Judicial District Court of the State of Nevada, County of Washoe jury trial in front of Judge Jerome M. Polaha began October 31, 2011. Case is now with the Jury and they will begin deliberations 8:30 am Monday November 21.

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Robin Listman, an avid boater, was on Pyramid Lake in Washoe County Nevada on August 18, 2001. She was out with her in-laws on their 19 foot Four Winns 1995 boat powered by a OMC Cobra stern drive. Robin was riding an air chair, a towed board on a foil that rises from the water at speed. A float toy belonging to her son blew into the water (later said to be a floating dinosaur that can be towed), the boat owner told her to get in and he would retrieve the floating toy. He drove to the floating toy, the wind blew it behind the boat, she stepped onto the swim platform to retrieve it, she reached for the toy and fell in, the owner put the boat in reverse, she was seriously injured by the propeller and lost a portion of her right leg. Read More→