The year 2012 isn’t beginning the best for NFL wide receiver, Plaxico Burress. First his New York Jets failed to make it to the NFL play off’s. Then just last week, a judge stuck it to him in a lawsuit filed against him by Alise Smith.
In May 2008, before his infamous gun incident, Burress was in Florida when he rear-ended Smith in his Mercedes-Benz. Burress being the genius he is didn’t have insurance at the time.
In the lawsuit, Smith is claiming that the accident caused her neck and back injuries. She sued him for her medical bills, lost wages and damages.
After the trial, the jury ruled in her favor holding Burress responsible. The judge in the case awarded her $125,000 plus interest.
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