Texas Justices To Decide If Tort Reform Law Covers Autopsies

By Paul DeBenedetto (June 12, 2015, 10:23 PM EDT) -- The Texas Supreme Court on Friday agreed to look at whether a postmortem fraud claim can be a health care liability claim under Texas law and thus subject to dismissal or limitation of liability under the Texas Medical Liability Act, in a case of a woman who sued a Houston-area hospital over the autopsy of her husband....

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