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Family Files Wrongful Death After Teen Dies At Folsom County

By The Moses Firm |

A Georgia teen accused of fencing stolen merchandise died in prison due to alleged medical malpractice, according to a new complaint. The parents of the boy alleged that the medical services carrier at the jail ignored repeated signs that the patient was suffering from cardiac problems. The teen was found dead in his jail… Read More »

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40 Women Join Class-Action Against ICE Doctors For Sterilization

By The Moses Firm |

Over 40 women have joined a class-action lawsuit against ICE and Dr. Mehendra Amin who they accuse of performing unnecessary and unwanted medical procedures including hysterectomies on women detained here at the Irwin County Detention Center in Georgia. The lawsuit has been filed here in Georgia on behalf of women who are still in… Read More »

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New Law Would Make It Easier For Doctors To Discuss Mistakes With Patients

By The Moses Firm |

Doctors make mistakes and sometimes those mistakes cost people their lives. While not every mistake amounts to medical malpractice, the fear of medical malpractice lawsuits means that doctors will not be forthcoming about any mistakes they made. In some cases, this could prove fatal if there is a delay in treatment because a second… Read More »

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Several Plastic Surgery Patients Consider Lawsuits Against Surgery Center

By The Moses Firm |

An Atlanta plastic surgery center famous for live-streaming their surgeries is now the target of several personal injury lawsuits. According to several former patients, they endured extreme complications related to Brazilian butt lifts and other procedures. One patient reported that half of her side was missing while another said she had burns on the… Read More »

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Nursing Home Ignored Safety Concerns Allowing 24 Deaths

By The Moses Firm |

An Atlanta nursing home is under investigation after two dozen residents died after the facility was cited for numerous safety lapses. However, COVID liability shields enacted by the governor in the early stages of the pandemic may make it impossible for families to file a lawsuit to hold the facility accountable. Under the new… Read More »

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Fort Drum Soldier Awarded $13.5M For Infarction Misdiagnosis

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A Fort Drum soldier was awarded $13.5 million after his doctors misdiagnosed an infarction (a stroke in the extremities) as tendonitis. As a result of the misdiagnosis, the soldier lost his leg. This is literally the same thing that happened to Dr. Gregory House on the hit TV show House. An infarction misdiagnosis caused… Read More »

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TOP 5 THINGS TO DO WHEN YOU HAVE BEEN A VICTIM OF MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

By The Moses Firm |

Find out what happened.  Ask the doctors what happened, why it happened, and whether it could have been prevented.  When serious medical errors occur, more often than not, hospitals and doctors do NOT honestly, completely, or clearly disclose or acknowledge those errors.  They are more concerned about the financial impact of a serious medical… Read More »

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5 Most Common Defense Arguments (Myths) in Medical Malpractice Cases

By The Moses Firm |

Medical malpractice cases are wrought with pitfalls.  There are different legal rules that apply to these specialized cases, and they are aggressively defended by skilled defense lawyers and expert witnesses who are willing to circle the wagons for the defendants regardless of the facts of the case.  In these cases, there are some common… Read More »

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Top 5 Mistakes Patients Make When Pursuing A Medical Malpractice Case

By The Moses Firm |

1. Waiting too long to investigate your case.  In Georgia, there are laws called statutes of limitations.  These law create time limits within which a medical malpractice cases must be filed in Court.  Although there are some exceptions, the statute of limitations is two years from the date of the alleged injury or death in… Read More »

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