Pictures: Charla Nash
Charla Nash, of Stamford, CT, was critically injured by a chimpanzee in 2009. Nash lost her face and hands and in 2010 underwent a face transplant. The chimp, named Travis, was kept by Nash's friend Sandra Herold and weighed 200-pounds. Nash is applying to sue the state of Connecticut for allowing a dangerous animal to reside in Herold's home.
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Charla Nash at LOB
With her brother Steve Nash (at left), Charla Nash enters the LOB for her hearing this morning in Hartford. Nash is attending the hearing of claims commissioner over her request to the sue the state for damages in the attack that left her blinded, without a face, and mutilated.