N.Y. State Lawmakers Push For Change To Limitations On Medical Malpractice SuitsIn the waning days of the Albany legislative session, it has become a political hot potato whether to give those misdiagnosed by doctors more time to sue for malpractice.
Joan Rivers' Family Settles Lawsuit Against UES ClinicThe family of Joan Rivers, who died days after undergoing a routine endoscopy at an Upper East Side clinic, has settled a medical malpractice lawsuit against the facility, the family's attorneys said Thursday.
Patient Advocates Urge Closure Of Malpractice LoopholeThey are stopping a clock no one knew was even ticking.
Report: A-Rod's Reps Planning To File Malpractice Suit Against Team DocThis ugly mess only appears to be getting uglier. According to ESPN, Alex Rodriguez's representatives are planning on filing a medical malpractice lawsuit against Yankees team doctor Chris Ahmad.
$58 Million Awarded To Connecticut Couple In Delayed C-Section CaseA jury awarded a Connecticut couple $58 million Wednesday after their baby was born with severe injuries in what the couple's attorneys called the largest medical malpractice verdict in state history.
Juror In L.I. Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Accused Of Soliciting BribeIn a shocking get-rich scheme that backfired, investigators on Long Island said they busted a greedy juror trying to bribe the victim’s family, hoping to get a huge chunk of cash to “fix” the verdict.
Exclusive: NYC Hospital Sued For 'Scarring' MistakeA local woman is suing a hospital after she says she went for an injection – and days later watched the skin peel off both of her arms.

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