Torts Keyed to Dobbs
Kelly v. Hartford Casualty Ins. Co
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Kelly (Plaintiff), a seventy-five year-old woman, entered a Wisconsin hospital in July, 1975, complaining of lower back pain. The attending physician ordered a series of lower GI exams, including an examination of the lower intestinal tract. An enema was required, and Plaintiff alleged that a nurse, who was in a hurry, erred in the administration of the procedure. Plaintiff claims she suffered a series of injuries as a result and brought suit.
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