UPDATE 1-L.A. judge orders new trial in $33 mln Budget case

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(Adds comments from Gousse's attorney in eighth paragraph, make of automobile) By Gina Keating LOS ANGELES, Feb 27 (Reuters) - A judge on Friday overturned a $33 million jury award against Budget Rent-A-Car and the city of Los Angeles in a nationally watched case involving a black doctor who said he was permanently injured during a wrongful arrest for car theft. Los Angeles police pulled over and arrested Angelo Gousse in February 2001 on suspicion of car theft after noting that the ...

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