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Appeals Court Affirms Medical Malpractice Finding but Reduces $900,000 Pain and Suffering Award to $200,000

Posted in Leg Injuries, Medical Malpractice

As regular readers know, we rail against appeals court judges who issue decisions that fail to explain why they decrease (or increase) pain and suffering awards. Under CPLR 5501 and 5522, they are required to explain their reasoning when they rule on requests to decrease or increase awards. In a new medical malpractice lawsuit decision,… Continue Reading