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Melissa Rivers files malpractice lawsuit against NYC clinic in mother Joan Rivers' death
Tuesday January 27th 2015, 7:29 am Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

While Joan Rivers lay sedated in a Manhattan clinic, her doctors performed unauthorized medical procedures, snapped a selfie with the comedian and failed to act as her vital signs deteriorated, according to a malpractice lawsuit filed Monday by her daughter, Melissa. [News Source]

Joan Rivers’ Daughter Sues New York Clinic Over Fatal Procedure, Details About Actress' Death Emerge
Tuesday January 27th 2015, 1:31 am Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Joan Rivers’ daughter, Melissa, filed a malpractice lawsuit on Monday against a New York medical clinic and its doctors for allegedly carrying out unauthorized medical procedures that led to the “Fashion Police” star’s death. Rivers died at the age of 81 on Sept. 4, after spending nearly a week on life support at Mount Sinai Hospital. [News Source]

New York clinic that treated comic Joan Rivers sued over her death
Monday January 26th 2015, 9:48 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) - Joan Rivers' daughter filed a malpractice lawsuit on Monday against the New York medical clinic that treated her mother days before her death, saying doctors there posed for selfies with their sedated celebrity patient even as her vital signs were plunging. Rivers, who was 81, suffered a loss of oxygen to her brain on Aug. 28 while physicians at the ... [News Source]

Melissa Rivers files malpractice lawsuit in mother's death
Monday January 26th 2015, 9:30 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Joan Rivers' daughter says filing the suit against doctors and a clinic was one of the most difficult decisions she had to make [News Source]

Lawyers: Daughter sues Joan Rivers’ doctors for medical malpractice
Monday January 26th 2015, 8:43 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Melissa Rivers filed a malpractice lawsuit Monday against doctors and the clinic where her mother, Joan Rivers, had a routine medical procedure, stopped breathing and later died. [News Source]

New York clinic that treated Joan Rivers sued over her death
Monday January 26th 2015, 8:03 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

The daughter of late comedienne Joan Rivers filed a medical malpractice lawsuit on Monday against the New York outpatient clinic that treated the entertainer a week before her death last year. [News Source]

Clinic sued over Joan Rivers' death
Monday January 26th 2015, 8:02 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Melissa Rivers has filed a malpractice lawsuit against doctors and the clinic where her mother, Joan Rivers, had a routine medical procedure, stopped breathing and later died. [News Source]