Minn. Health Clinic Settles Wrongful Death Suit

By Emma Cueto (September 1, 2017, 3:56 PM EDT) -- A Minnesota federal court signed off on a settlement Thursday in a wrongful death suit brought by the family of a man who died of heart disease against the clinic that allegedly failed to diagnose or treat his condition.

RiverView Healthcare Association will pay $750,000 to the family of Gary Hughes to settle the family's wrongful death suit, including $600,000 in cash payments, $290,000 of which will go to the Hughes' lawyers at Robins Kaplan LLP.

Joline Hughes, Gary Hughes' wife, sued RiverView Healthcare in October 2015, just under three years after Hughes died of arteriosclerotic heart disease. Hughes went to...

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