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Stories with subject: Professional malpractice
  • Boston doctors agree to $4.5M settlement 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:05 pm
  • BOSTON - Two Massachusetts General Hospital doctors have agreed to pay $4.5 million to settle a malpractice lawsuit brought by the family of a Plymouth woman who died at the hospital.

  • Jury awards nearly $3 million in malpractice case 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 6:11 pm
  • KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A Missouri family hopes a nearly $3 million jury award in a medical malpractice case against a Kansas doctor and pain clinic will raise awareness of the risks and possible complications from pain injections.

  • Court says suit over frozen woman can proceed 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 9:19 pm
  • LOS ANGELES - A family that claims a woman was frozen to death in a hospital morgue after she was prematurely declared dead can proceed with a medical malpractice lawsuit, an appeals court ruled Wednesday.

  • SD Supreme Court hears legal malpractice case 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 7:04 pm
  • PIERRE, South Dakota - A dispute that began over the placement of beehives and evolved into an issue of legal malpractice has reached the South Dakota Supreme Court.

  • Kansas House rejects key change in evidence rules 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 7:54 pm
  • TOPEKA, Kansas - A business-backed proposal to change court evidence rules failed Friday in the Kansas House before members gave first-round approval to a bill increasing the damages allowed in personal injury lawsuits.