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Category Archives: Medical Malpractice

MedMal27

Jury Delivers Nearly $100M To Brain-Damaged Child

By The Moses Firm |

Birth injury lawsuits are among the largest verdicts you’ll see issued by a jury. For this reason, many states have stepped in to handle birth injury cases outside of the system of torts. Florida famously has a birth injury system that is the ire of many families in the state and prevents these families… Read More »

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Hospital Defends Doctor After Multiple Malpractice Lawsuits

By The Moses Firm |

A hospital is standing by their doctor after he has been hit with at least one major medical malpractice verdict, settled two others, and has more working their way through the courts as we speak. The doctor is a gynecological oncologist who is specifically trained in dealing with robotic surgery. However, many of his… Read More »

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MedMal15

Pasadena Plastic Surgeon Faces Multiple Counts Of Medical Malpractice

By The Moses Firm |

This is a story more about the failures of state medical boards than the malpractice of a single doctor. The doctor in question is facing four complaints all filed with the California medical board. Her first complaint was dismissed. In fact, the board only investigates 10% of allegations or complaints filed with it. Florida,… Read More »

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Pharmacist

States Nearing Settlement With Opioid Companies

By The Moses Firm |

Before the regular pandemic, the “opioid epidemic” was making major headlines. Pharmaceutical companies were deemed responsible for hooking millions of Americans on prescription painkillers, allowing their product to be funneled to the black market with their knowledge, and misleading both doctors and patients concerning the addictiveness of their pain killers. As it turned out,… Read More »

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MedMal25

Woman Awarded $6.4 Million In Medical Malpractice Verdict

By The Moses Firm |

A woman who is no longer able to walk after delivering a baby won a medical malpractice lawsuit against her neurologist after he failed to spot a chiari malformation. A chiari malformation is a congenital defect in the skull which causes the brain to protrude into the spinal cord. The condition is made worse… Read More »

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Surgery

Family Wins $2.5M After Surgical Malpractice Suit

By The Moses Firm |

The family of a woman who died after being discharged from surgery filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against the hospital involved and won a $2.5 million verdict from the jury. The 68-year-old patient had gone to the hospital to repair a hernia in her upper stomach. The surgery was performed and the woman was… Read More »

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How to request medical records when you’ve been a victim of medical malpractice

By The Moses Firm |

If you are concerned about a medical error that occurred at a hospital, it is imperative that you request the medical records so that an experienced medical malpractice attorney can evaluate your case without delay. Many patients and families have a difficult time requesting their medical records because they just don’t know how to… Read More »

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MedMal17

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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MedMal27

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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MedMal16

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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