Woman sued nephew, 12, for breaking her wrist accidentally while hugging her

Woman sued nephew, 12, for breaking her wrist accidentally while hugging her

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The Auntie Christ gets nothing.

A Connecticut jury needed just 25 minutes Tuesday to decide against a Manhattan human resources manager who sued her own nephew for $127,000 in damages after he accidentally broke her wrist.

Connell barely flinched when the jury’s verdict was read and then fled the Bridgeport courthouse without saying a word.

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Her now 12-year-old nephew, Sean Tarala of Westport, Conn., was not in the courtroom.

“We just couldn’t find him, you know, liable for what happened,” a female juror said of the boy. …

The panel decided the 54-year-old aunt didn’t deserve a penny after her lawyer and [defense attorney Thomas] Noniewicz made their closing arguments at Superior Court.

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