State Lawsuit against Medtronic Can Advance, 9th Circuit Rules

January 25, 2013
A man left paralyzed by a Medtronic pain pump will be able to proceed with a liability lawsuit against the devicemaker under state law, an appeals court panel ruled Jan. 10. The ruling by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in Stengel v. Medtronic was unanimous.
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