For an adult child, filing a lawsuit over the wrongful death of a parent can be a tricky matter. Generally, surviving members of a victim's family can sue for wrongful death when the victim dies from the negligence or misconduct of another.. But because of the way damages are calculated, recovery for a parent's wrongful death can get complicated when adult children file suit. $, Settlement; Circumcision Malpractice; Cook County, Illinois. The victim in this circumcision case was just a day old. He was born in Chicago, Illinois. The defendant doctor negligently performed the operation. The child required an amputation for a portion of his penis. The family brought suit on behalf of the child.
Aug 16, · Injuries resulting from a botched circumcision could be disfigurement, infection, and potentially loss of a part or the entire penis. Sadly, when a circumcision goes wrong, it often goes terribly wrong. While it can impact the infant, or adult male, physically for the rest of their lives, it can also impact their emotional and mental latins.xyz: Travis Peeler. Feb 23, · Prior to , circumcision law was included under malpractice law: Doctors who "botched" circumcisions could only be sued for failing to adhere to the "standard of care." 3,4,5There were, however, a number of.
Apr 05, · Besides the number of malpractice suits for botched circumcisions, some individuals claim decreased sexual pleasure from so-called successful circumcisions and/or take issue with the fact that an infant cannot legally consent to . DAVID J. LLEWELLYN, is a trial attorney and civil mediator, whose practice emphasizes cases involving medical malpractice, particularly in the areas of genital injury, circumcision damage, and wrongful circumcision, as well as other cases of negligence resulting in personal injury, and cases involving personal and business torts and contract disputes.