Maryland jury awards record $3M in medical malpractice suit

Maryland jury awards record $3M in medical malpractice suit | The Banks Firm

Taken from The Daily Record article by Rachel Konieczny

A Wicomico County jury returned a $3.38 million verdict in a medical malpractice lawsuit, marking the largest verdict of its kind in the county’s history, attorneys said.

A six-person jury before the Wicomico County Circuit Court returned a unanimous verdict last week in favor of Mary and Timothy Raver against Peter Libby M.D. and Peninsula Radiological Associates for Libby and Peninsula’s alleged failure to appropriately evaluate, treat and report Mary Raver’s condition — one that ultimately progressed from stage I cancer to terminal stage IV cancer.

The judgment, entered by Judge Mathew A. Maciarello, will be reduced by approximately $300,000 because of Maryland’s cap on noneconomic damages.

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