Surgeon left needle inside patient

Surgeon left needle inside patient

Surgeon left needle in patient who died

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The family of a Tennessee man sued TriStar Centennial hospital alleging a surgeon left a needle inside his body during a heart surgery last year and was unable to retrieve it in a second operation. John Burns Johnson, 73, of Lafayette died approximately a month after the surgery, the lawsuit says. His health steadily worsened after the needle was lost in his body.

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Wednesday, September 5, 2018/Posted by: DO/Number of views (254)/Comments ()/
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Mother of bullied teen who committed suicide sues Hallsville schools

Mother of bullied teen who committed suicide sues Hallsville schools

Hallsville school administrators ignored complaints for two years about bullying and harassment of a 13-year-old student who eventually took her own life, the girl’s mother charges in a recently-filed wrongful-death lawsuit.
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Wednesday, August 29, 2018/Posted by: DO/Number of views (228)/Comments ()/
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Widow of Eagles guitarist Frey sues NYC hospital for wrongful death

Widow of Eagles guitarist Frey sues NYC hospital for wrongful death

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The widow of Glenn Frey on Tuesday filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan over its treatment of the former co-lead singer and guitarist for The Eagles before he died in January 2016 at age 67.
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Tuesday, January 16, 2018/Posted by: DO/Number of views (1065)/Comments ()/
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Family reaches settlement in son's death by Eaton County officer

Family reaches settlement in son's death by Eaton County officer

during a traffic stop more than two years ago has settled a federal lawsuit against the police officer who shot him for $2.4 million, attorneys for his family said Thursday.
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Wednesday, December 13, 2017/Posted by: DO/Number of views (989)/Comments ()/
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 Parents of Teen Killed by Basketball Goal Settle Lawsuit

Parents of Teen Killed by Basketball Goal Settle Lawsuit

The parents of Spencer Nicodemus, a Joplin High School senior who was fatally injured by a falling basketball goal last spring, have reached a settlement agreement with the defendants they had named in a wrongful-death lawsuit.


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Wednesday, November 22, 2017/Posted by: DO/Number of views (994)/Comments ()/
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Ikea recalls dresser again after death of 8th child

Ikea recalls dresser again after death of 8th child

Ikea is recalling again a number of its dressers after an eighth child was killed by one of them.  The latest victim was a 2-year-old California boy who was crushed by a Malm dresser after being put down for a nap in his bedroom in May.

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017/Posted by: DO/Number of views (993)/Comments ()/
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Malpractice Settlement Awarded To Parents For Their Infant's Wrongful Death

Malpractice Settlement Awarded To Parents For Their Infant's Wrongful Death

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, reports today that a wrongful death lawsuit against Maimonides Medical Center has resulted in a settlement of $26 million dollars. The plaintiffs filed a medical malpractice and negligence suit after the hospital botched the diagnosis and delivery of the couple's twins.
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017/Posted by: DO/Number of views (1040)/Comments ()/
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