Jury Awards Mother $15M In Medical Negligence Case

Law360, New York (November 7, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- In a blow to a Minnesota hospital system, a woman whose son was born with cerebral palsy has been awarded more than $15 million after a jury found that doctors and staff failed to react to signs that the mother and her baby were in distress during the 2001 birth.

The verdict, handed down by a Ramsey County, Minn. jury on Oct. 26, found that Meshell Davis received negligent medical care from Dr. Samuel Donegan of the Aspen Medical Group and staff at United Hospital, the...
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