Covington

Total Population: 37,765

Total Caucasian Population: 84.7%

Total African American Population: 12.9%

Total Other Population: 2.4%

Total Population 18 and Over: 77.6%

Total Population 65 and Over: 18.6%

Courthouse: Andalusia

Median Household Income: $33,852

Per Capita Income: $19,822

High School Graduate: 76.5%

Recent Verdicts

Negligence – October 24, 2006 Morgan v. Andalusia Regional Hospital Family of decedent sued hospital after autopsy was delayed and funeral has to be postponed due to an error in tagging the appropriate corpse. VERDICT — For the Defendant.

Product Liability/All Terrain Vehicle – November 18, 2005 Cleghorn v. Kawasaki Motors Corp. USA Plaintiff purchased a 2000 Kawasaki “Mule” 550 from an Andalusia dealer. Three years later, Plaintiff took the vehicle into the woods to go deer hunting. Upon his return at dusk, Plaintiff alleged that the vehicle inexplicably caught fire and was completely destroyed. Plaintiff, who was previously paralyzed from the waist down, had to throw himself from the vehicle and crawl several yards to safety. VERDICT — $30,000 for Plaintiff.