Bulk Of Hospital's Patient-Snatching Case Tossed In Miss.

Law360, Washington (January 23, 2014, 6:32 PM EST) -- A Mississippi federal judge on Wednesday tossed most of Wesley Medical Center's claims that rival Forrest General Hospital and an ambulance company falsified medical records and kidnapped patients, saying there was no evidence of an alleged conspiracy.

U.S. District Judge Keith Starrett said that Wesley had provided little evidence to support its civil Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act claims. Wesley had claimed that AAA Ambulance Service brought at least six patients against their will to Forrest General, even though patients had requested to go to...
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Case Information

Case Title

Wesley Health System, LLC v. Forrest County Board of Supervisors et al

Case Number



Mississippi Southern

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization


Keith Starrett

Date Filed

April 17, 2012

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