Texas High Court Asked To Set Award In Malpractice Case

Law360, New York (February 6, 2013, 3:48 PM EST) -- Attorneys for an OB-GYN fighting a $12 million malpractice award urged the Texas Supreme Court on Wednesday to assert that it has jurisdiction to determine the award amount and to enforce the judgment in a decadelong tug-of-war between trial and appeals courts.

The fight over the malpractice award stems from the 2002 death of Vicki Bramlett, a 36-year-old mother of two who died from complications following a hysterectomy that Dr. Benny P. Phillips performed. The case has bounced between the trial court, an appeals court and...
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