10th Circuit Affirms Summary Judgment For Government In Medical Malpractice Action
(December 1, 2015, 1:25 PM EST) -- DENVER — The 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Nov. 16 affirmed summary judgment for the federal government in a medical malpractice action brought under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA), finding that the plaintiffs failed to offer expert testimony to prove causation (Veronica Garcia, et al. v. The United States of America, No. 14-2226, 10th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 19851).
(Opinion available. Document #77-151209-002R.)
Veronica Garcia sued the United States on behalf of her children and the estate of her husband, Jorge Alberto...