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Malpractice Award #255174

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 20, 1978
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(Studio) Large malpractice award to California teenager reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Francisco, California) $7.6 million award to Laurie Necochea as result of malpractice suit, claiming paralysis from over-radiation, reported Film shown. [Laurie's attorney James BOSTWICK - speaks of case.] [Doctors attorney Robert GLYNN - says award is excessive.] Mt. Zion Med. Center and Hospital's role noted; also extent of paralysis.
REPORTER: Harold Dow

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Dow, Harold
Duration:
00:01:30

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