Klobnak vs Prairie Meadows Race Track & Casino (2005)
Fact: Ms. Klobnak was critically injured when a Prairie Meadows patron drove his vehicle through the entrance to the casino. The patron had been drinking all day at the casino and had a blood alcohol content 1 1/2 times the legal limit. Ms. Klobnak suffered medical of approximately $200,000.
Settlement: Prairie Meadows fought liability and plaintiff was required to take approximately 40 depositions to prove her case. At the request of Prairie Meadows a very substantial settlement was reached.