Justices Decline 'Vexatious' Patient's Suit Over CT Scan

Law360 (February 20, 2018, 5:28 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to revive a malpractice and product liability suit against a California hospital and General Electric bought by a “vexatious litigant” — as deemed by a California court — who claimed a GE-made CT scan exposed him to unacceptable cancer risks and a burning sensation in his genitals.

A California appeals court had dismissed Aaron Raiser’s suit in April, finding that he had a history of filing meritless lawsuits, and that he was unable to put up a required security...
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