Plaintiffs went to the Arts District Bar to hang out. After leaving, one of them asked for re-entrance to use the restroom. The doormen refused re-entry. Plaintiff crossed the street to a dark area, next to a car, to urinate. Before he started, he was verbally threatened by the doorman who refused re-entry, with words and body language. Scared for his life, he and his friends began to leave. The doorman who had accosted him returned with several other security officers where they severely beat the plaintiffs causing brain injuries, broken jaw, and other permanent losses. $3.5 Million.