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Reminder to my blog-reading friends

Several months ago I moved my blog over to my law firm’s website.  If you were wondering where the recent posts were, take a look at  http://www.publicprotectionlawyer.com/blog/  

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Drugging Kids

I’m sure at one time or another all parents have wished for a magic pill that would make their kids easier to deal with.  No shortage of hucksters and snake-oil salesmen stand ready to fulfill that  need.  I believe most … Continue reading

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Death by Liposuction

What are the risks of liposuction?  Not many, especially when you consider that the patients who get the procedure tend to be otherwise young and healthy.  These patients are not seriously overweight, but typically seek contouring for unsightly folds of … Continue reading

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Prisoners can sue but soldiers can’t

Unless you are a member of the military and a victim of medical malpractice, you probably never heard of the Feres Doctrine.  Almost 60 years ago, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson delivered yet another of his unconscionable opinions … Continue reading

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Medical malpractice crisis?

Last week the American Medical Association released its most recent study of medical malpractice lawsuits. The study consisted of a survey performed on a sample of 5,825 full time, private-practice physicians during 2007 to 2008.  The sample was believed to … Continue reading

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A new host for my blog

Many of you know that I retired from practicing medicine on May 31, 2010.   I’m merely practicing law full time now and have a new host for my blog.   My legal website is still the same, publicprotectionlawyer.com.  I’ll soon … Continue reading

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