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Can I sue a hospital for giving me birth control that caused another illness?

IF you can 1) prove, with medical evidence (e.g. the testimony of reputable doctors …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 months ago

Is it legal for a nurse to refuse or postpone a temperature check on a child when requested by a parent?

Yes, it is legal. The parent is not the nurse's employer or supervisor and …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Sue a dentist for refusing to replace misfitted dentures

Yes, she can sue for the cost of the dentures: the dentist has violated …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Is it okay to backdate a signature?

No--at least not if the documents signed are used (or may be used) for …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Would it be possible to sue my OBGY regarding my miscarriage if I to the doctor that same day for cramps and all that was done was an ultrasound?

Sorry to hear about your miscarriage. Medical malpractice is negligence.  Negligence is the failure …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago