According to the court documents, the 46-year-old defendant, Bethaniel, was reportedly sentenced to probation.
He was found guilty of recklessly causing serious bodily injury to a child by omission in the case of 4-year-old Nevaeh who was reportedly left permanently brain damaged, blind, mute and in a wheelchair with 24-7 care because she can’t walk or eat.
Per reports, jury awarded the family $95 million in a civil lawsuit, but it could not be paid out in full because Bethaniel’s malpractice insurance could not cover the costs. Nevaeh’s family was not happy with the verdict. Read the full story here ▶