Feb 18, 2020
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02/13/2020 In a medical malpractice action, the plaintiff’s evidence that the defendant doctors departed from the standard of care and caused the patient’s death was sufficient to establish a prima facie case against both defendants and to survive a motion to strike at the conclusion of plaintiff’s case-in-chief.
The judgment of the circuit court resolving the case on the motion to strike is reversed, and the case is remanded for a new trial.
Source Document: http://www.courts.state.va.us/opinions/opnscvwp/1190019.pdf