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Banks v. Elks Club Pride of Tennessee
Citation:301 S.W.3d 214 (Tenn. 2010)
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Banks (plaintiff) injured her back while a guest at a private club, Elks Club Pride of Tennessee. Her back injury was made worse by the medical negligence of her surgeon and the nursing home she attended following the surgery. The plaintiff sued the Club and the surgeon (defendants). The defendants filed a motion to assert comparative negligence against the nursing home.
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