A young woman contracted sexually transmitted disease, herpes, from partner who knew he had the disease and failed to disclose to his partner. The first such case in Oregon holding someone liable for having sexual relations with another person and failing to disclose they had a sexually transmittable disease.
Teenage boy sexually abused by Catholic Priest.
Patient suffered catastrophic nerve injury to her mental nerve after oral surgery at OHSU. The attending surgeon failed to supervise his residents while performing a very complex surgical extraction of an ankylosed tooth. The extraction severed the mental nerve of the patient.
Fraternity provided alcohol at a party to members who then drove and crashed a van, killing one of the fraternity members.
Rodeo star killed by drunk driver in Eastern Oregon. The bar who served the driver excessive amounts of alcohol was held liable.
Young woman in therapy for emotional problems was sexually assaulted by her therapist, during therapy, resulting in severe emotional distress.
10 year old girl intentionally run over and killed by a 19 year old driver. The parents were held personally liable to negligent entrustment of their car to their son.
Patient’s lung punctured by doctor who had been drinking that day.
Hospital staff technician negligently injected contrast dye in to arm of patient.
The auto accident killed a father of 3.