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Court Awards AZ Vet $2.5 Million in Medical Malpractice Suit

A U.S. Army veteran was awarded $2.5 million in his medical malpractice lawsuit against the Phoenix VA. The malpractice ties back to negligent medical care in  2011, when abnormalities were found in the vet’s prostate but the nurse practitioner neglected to order further testing. Negligent Medical Care for America’s Vets After the lack of proper care, the vet found out 11 months later that he had state 4 prostate cancer and would only have a short time remaining to live. The lawsuit concluded … Read More

What is Wrongful Death Exactly?

Death is an unfortunate, unavoidable, yet natural part of our human experience. However, when it comes about as a result of another person’s negligence or even intentional harm, then there are things that we can do in order to hold the responsible parties accountable. As a term, wrongful death is pretty straightforward, but what exactly does it entail? Well aside from the immediate definition of “an individual dying as a result of another party’s negligence or intent to do harm,” … Read More

When Should I Hire a Lawyer?

Deciding whether to hire a lawyer can be a very stressful and difficult task. Lawyers can make your case easier on you, but can also run up a high tab. There are certain circumstances in which hiring a lawyer will always be more beneficial than not. This article is aimed to help you make these difficult decisions. When to consider hiring an Arizona lawyer Some cases will have you in over your head. In these situations, its always beneficial to … Read More

Most Common Medical Malpractice Mistakes

Everyday, people trust doctors and other medical professionals with their health and well-being and they assume that an experience, skilled and conscientious will provide the correct standard of care. When doctors fail to uphold their medical duty and put a patient’s life at risk they may be held responsible in a medical malpractice case. Medical malpractice occurs when a patient suffers unnecessary harm or injuries due to negligence and this is unfortunately all too common in the medical world. There … Read More