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Stories with subject: Medical malpractice
  • 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.

  • Low-cost Dominican surgeries spark warnings by US 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 10:44 am
  • SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - Beverly Brignoni was a young New Yorker seeking a less expensive way to enhance her appearance and she did what many other people are now doing: travel to the Dominican Republic for cosmetic surgery.

  • Low-cost Dominican surgeries spark warnings by US 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 1:22 am
  • SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - Beverly Brignoni was a young New Yorker seeking a less expensive way to enhance her appearance and she did what many other people are now doing: travel to the Dominican Republic for cosmetic surgery.

  • 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.