Hockey Player Loses Eye in Violent Hit From Another Player
Publication: Pacer Federal Judgment Reporter
Kyler Moje v Federal Hockey League 14-CV-500 Tried June 11, 2014
Judge Sara L. Ellis (U.S. District Court for the Northern District of IL)
Pltf Atty: Dean Caras of Dean Caras & Associates
Pltf Medl: Dr. Richard H. Johnston, M.D. Edina Retina Consultants. Edina, MN; Dr. Jose S. Pulido, M.D. Mayo Clinic. Rochester, MN; Dr. Jeffrey Sanderson, M.D. Sanderson Eye. Edina, MN
February 10, 2012, the plaintiff was violently struck in the eye by the stick of another hockey player, and he lost his right eye. He suffered a retinal hemorrhage, retinal scarring, and traumatic optic neuropathy. As a result of his injury, the plaintiff was never able to play professional hockey again.