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Sunday, June 23, 2024 | Back issues
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Ambulance too late

SCRANTON, Penn. — A federal court in Pennsylvania dismissed the wrongful death and negligence claims brought against a county by a married couple whose unborn daughter died after an ambulance took over an hour to arrive during the wife’s medical emergency. Their claims do not sustain a constitutional violation, and without this, their state law questions are not appropriate for the federal court to consider.

Read the ruling here.

Categories / Briefs, Civil Rights, Personal Injury

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