UPDATE 1-Jury awards $29 mln in Ford/Firestone suit


(Adds details, Ford comment, attorney quote, changes dateline from Los Angeles) DETROIT, Jan 27 (Reuters) - A Texas jury on Friday handed down a verdict of more than $29 million against Ford Motor Co. and Firestone for a 22-year-old woman who was rendered a quadriplegic by an accident in her Mazda Navajo, attorneys for the woman said in a statement. Ford said it would appeal the verdict in the trial against Ford and Firestone, the tire brand involved in the highly publicized 2000 and ...

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