A Morristown, New Jersey jury has returned a $US14.4 million verdict on behalf of a man who suffered paralysing injuries after his 1995 Nissan Maxima was involved in a car accident. On October 31, 1997, William Ziemer, 45, was driving his 1995 Nissan Maxima GXE when a car coming the other way crossed the centre line.  The front driver's side of each car impacted.