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Starnes Davis Florie Attorneys Wright & Newton Secure Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice Trial

Mike Wright and George Newton recently secured a defense verdict for an emergency room physician and a radiologist in a medical malpractice action in Houston County, Alabama.  The plaintiff in the case alleged that both physicians improperly failed to diagnose a fracture and acute rotary subluxation of the C1 vertebral ring following a motorcycle accident.  The plaintiff argued that he suffers permanent torticollis, pain and disfigurement as a result of the alleged failure to diagnose.  Following a week long trial in which nine witnesses testified, the jury returned a verdict in favor of both defendants.



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