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Active Duty Air Force Airman Harmed During Gallbladder Surgery Seeks To Strike The Feres Doctrine
Posted on 11 Nov 2013 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Air Force Airman Colton Read and his wife Jessica (petitioners) filed a petition for a writ of certiorari in the U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 17, 2013 ( COLTON J. READ AND JESSICA G. READ, Petitioners, v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Respondents... Read More

U.S. Rep To Renew Bill Over Military Medical Malpractice Lawsuits
Posted on 29 Jun 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

TAMPA, Fla. - (AP) A congressman said Tuesday he'll renew efforts to strip military hospitals of their protection against lawsuits over mistakes made in treating service members, now that the U. S. Supreme Court has declined to hear a case that could... Read More

Military Faces Challenge To Medical Malpractice Shield
Posted on 26 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

BRADENTON, Fla. - (AP) Veterans, military families and others who oppose a decades-old law that shields military medical personnel from malpractice lawsuits are rallying around a case they consider the best chance in a generation to change the widely... Read More