Thursday, 21 of June of 2018

Over $100 Million Awarded to Birth Injury Victim Suffering from Cerebral Palsy

By Jim Lewis, Medical Malpractice Attorney

A jury awarded the family of a child who is suffering from cerebral palsy due to a premature birth over $100 million. The jury found the hospital and its staff liable for mismanaging the mothers birth. To learn more, read the story here…

Jury Awards Premature Birth Victim and Family Over $100 Million

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