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Mother alleges negligence in disabled child’s death

A Somerset County woman who claims a home care nurse’s negligence caused the death of her 34-month-old disabled child filed suit in federal court Monday. Sarah A. Wilford filed suit in U.S. District Court in Baltimore alleging medical malpractice by ...

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Jury awards $1.3M for missed heart attack diagnosis in 23-year-old man

A Montgomery County jury awarded $1.3 million to the parents of a man who did not receive prompt medical care after going to the hospital with chest pain and died of complications from a heart attack. The verdict found the emergency ...

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Yeardley Love’s family intends to refile Va. suit, continue Md. insurance case

The family of Yeardley Love will refile a wrongful death lawsuit in Virginia court and ask a Maryland judge not to dismiss a pending case about whether an insurance company must cover any damages awarded from the family of the ex-boyfriend who killed her in 2010.

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Baltimore jury awards $1 million in wrongful death of 22-year-old

A Baltimore city jury has awarded $1 million to the family of a 22-year-old woman who died after being improperly treated for a skin infection which developed into a flesh-eating disease. The family of Yenita D. Owens was awarded $500,000 ...

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Appellate court: NC judge overreached by changing $1 verdict to $500K

RALEIGH, N.C. –  A veteran Henderson County judge overreached when he amended a jury verdict awarding $1 in a wrongful death medical malpractice suit and entered a substitute judgment of more than $500,000, the North Carolina Court of Appeals has ...

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Pediatrician found not liable in death of Prince George’s newborn

A Prince George’s County jury has found a pediatrician was not liable for the death of an infant, determining she complied with the standard of care when she examined him days before his death. The parents of Momodo Bundu, who ...

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