Medical Malpractice in Military Hospitals

As a civilian, if you’re the victim of medical negligence or malpractice, you have the right to sue the doctors or hospitals you believe are at fault. However, if you’re in the military on active duty, you can’t sue, even for gross negligence or medical malpractice....

Jury Awards $20 Million In Malpractice Lawsuit

Last week, an Alabama jury awarded $20 million in punitive damages to the family of a woman who died from an opiate allergy. Doris Green, 79, died in July 2011, after suffering an acute allergic reaction to opiates allegedly given to her by HealthSouth Rehabilitation...