Retired officer given $750,000 after drinking caustic beer

A Seaville, New Jersey, man who drank beer tainted by a caustic chemical at an Atlantic City casino restaurant back in 2012 was awarded $750,000 on Friday.

A Seaville, New Jersey, man who drank beer tainted by a caustic chemical at an Atlantic City casino restaurant back in 2012 was awarded $750,000 on Friday. Retired Ocean City police officer, Richard Washart, 55, was at the McCormick & Schmick's restaurant with friends when he was served a beer and immediately felt burning pain.He ran to the bathroom, where he experienced the first of six rounds of projectile vomiting. He tried to drink water from the faucet, but was unable to, due to the pain...