3rd Circuit Upholds Dismissal Of Prisoner's Medical Malpractice Case

3rd Circuit Upholds Dismissal Of Prisoner's Medical Malpractice Case

PHILADELPHIA - The Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Oct. 7 affirmed dismissal of a Pennsylvania inmate's medical negligence action, concluding that he failed to show that the defendants were deliberately indifferent to his medical needs (Michael Bearam v. George C. Wigen, et al., No. 13-2167, 3rd Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 20400).

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