After car wreck and lawsuit, what happened to Patrick Davis?

After car wreck and lawsuit, what happened to Patrick Davis?

This story was a sobering and perplexing look at the life of a young man who suffered a traumatic brain injury in a car accident. Patrick Davis made headlines when he sued General Motors for $50 million, but after the lawsuit was settled, the media moved on and forgot about Davis.

Patrick DavisWhat happened to him? After digging through a thick file at probate court and conducting several interviews, I found some answers, but they led to new questions.

You can read the news story and click on copies of the court records that I annotated thanks to DocumentCloud, a great tool for adding context to primary documents.

You can also check out this interactive timeline on Dipity to trace the history of Patrick Davis, who still has his dry sense of humor after all these years.