A Bergen County jury has awarded a $6 million verdict, including $4.13 million in punitive damages, in a racial  discrimination suit by an administrator at a Care One nursing facility.

The punitive damages verdict was returned Nov. 1 and the compensatory damages verdict Oct. 30 in a lawsuit filed by Rebecca McCarthy, an African American woman fired from her $190,000-per-year job as vice president of clinical leadership at the company’s facility in Bound Brook.

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