Archive for July, 2010

Democrat Party vows to help fix problems with malpractice bill

The Democrat Party yesterday vowed to patch up any differences related to the Medical Malpractice Victim Protection Bill before it is forwarded to Parliament for deliberation.

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Doctors, lawyers help pour $220,000 into Missouri race

Among the nearly 20 legislative contests under way in Southwest Missouri, Doug Harpool, a Springfield attorney and former legislator, said he’s keenly interested in the one in Joplin, where Shelly Dreyer and Bill White battle for the GOP nomination for the 129th House seat being vacated by Ron Richard.

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Woman sues prenatal doctor for malpractice

WINCHESTER — A West Virginia woman claims a doctor’s negligence caused her to lose her unborn child almost a year ago.

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Use of Expert Testimony Questioned in Malpractice

A new study calls to the stand the legitimacy of expert witnesses, those doctors and other medical specialists hired by lawyers in medical malpractice suits to convince the jury that someone somewhere goofed.

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Fijian Human Rights Defender Acquitted

Amnesty International Aotearoa New Zealand (AIANZ) welcomes the Fijian High Court’s decision to throw out all charges against Fijian lawyer Imrana Jalal, announced today.

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