Charla Nash testified before state lawmakers today as part of her last-ditch effort to sue the state over the 2009 chimpanzee attack that nearly killed her.

Nash is asking lawmakers to let a judge hear her case. She is trying to sue the state for $150 million.

A friend’s pet chimpanzee mauled Nash. She lost much of her face and hands in the attack, and has since received a full face...

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