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L.A. family claims hospital put senior in freezer while she was still alive; can proceed with lawsuit
Wednesday April 02nd 2014, 11:53 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

LOS ANGELES — A family that claims a woman was frozen to death in a hospital morgue after she was prematurely declared dead can proceed with a medical malpractice lawsuit, an appeals court ruled Wednesday. [News Source]

Suit alleging L.A. hospital froze woman alive can proceed, court says
Wednesday April 02nd 2014, 11:50 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

The ruling revives the medical malpractice case against a Boyle Heights hospital accused of mistakenly freezing a patient to death. After Maria de Jesus Arroyo was pronounced dead of cardiac arrest in the summer of 2010, her husband and children said their goodbyes and left her in the hands of hospital staff. When they saw her next at the funeral, her nose was broken and she had gashes and ... [News Source]

Family Can Now Sue After Grandmother Allegedly Frozen To Death In Hospital Morgue
Wednesday April 02nd 2014, 9:59 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

An appeals court says a family can proceed with a lawsuit that claims a woman was frozen to death in a Southland hospital's freezer after she was mistakenly declared dead. [News Source]

Family Can Now Sue After Grandmother Allegedly Frozen To Death In Hospital Morgue
Wednesday April 02nd 2014, 9:59 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

An appeals court says a family can proceed with a lawsuit that claims a woman was frozen to death in a Southland hospital's freezer after she was mistakenly declared dead. [News Source]

Court says family can proceed with suit that claims LA hospital put woman in freezer alive
Wednesday April 02nd 2014, 9:52 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - A family that claims a woman was frozen to death in a hospital morgue after she was prematurely declared dead can proceed with a medical malpractice lawsuit, an appeals court ruled Wednesday. The California 2nd District Court of Appeal overturned a lower court ruling that the lawsuit against White Memorial Hospital was filed too late, the Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms ... [News Source]

Court says suit over frozen woman can proceed
Wednesday April 02nd 2014, 9:17 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A family that claims a woman was frozen to death in a hospital morgue after she was prematurely declared dead can proceed with a medical malpractice lawsuit, an appeals court ruled Wednesday. [News Source]

Wrongful death lawsuit filed in Saturday's fatal wreck in Orange Beach
Wednesday April 02nd 2014, 8:27 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The lawsuit is against Danny Pylant, 57, of Spanish Fort, who is accused in Saturday's death of Taylor Colby, 44, of Murfreesboro, Tenn. [News Source]