Dr. Claims Hospital Hid Evidence In Alzheimer's Suit

Law360, New York (September 29, 2010, 2:16 PM EDT) -- Relator Kenneth Jones has asked a federal court to sanction Massachusetts General Hospital for destroying essential documents and other evidence critical to his qui tam lawsuit accusing MGH and Brigham and Women's Hospital of submitting false claims to the National Institutes of Health in order to win a grant for Alzheimer's disease research.

The missing evidence includes scientific notebooks documenting taxpayer-funded experiments, data analysis records, notes detailing the hospital's investigation into Jones' complaints, e-mails between doctors and information, and scans and documents pertaining to various studies,...
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