Judge Upholds Civil Judgment in Shirley Carter Wrongful Death Lawsuit
MARION COUNTY, Iowa – A judge has denied Jason Carter’s petition to overturn the civil court judgment that found him liable for the wrongful death of his mother, Shirley Carter. The judge issued a ruling Thursday about the hearing, which was held back in December. Jason Carter’s attorneys brought forth evidence in the hearing they claimed was new and could have affected the outcome of the original civil trial.