An Oregon woman sued her date after he gave her genital herpes. He didn’t tell her he had it, but claims he didn’t think he was contagious. She agreed to have sex without a condom. You weighed in on the case here.
The jury agreed with the plaintiff that the defendant was guilty of negligence and battery (for engaging in an activity that harmed her), held that he was 75% responsible and she was 25% responsible, and ordered him to pay her $900,000.
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