Patient Raped by Doctor
Area of Law: Personal Injury
State Filed: California
Settlement: Case settled in favor of client
In this case, the client was a patient of a medical doctor, who had prescribed multiple prescriptive, and addictive drugs to the client. On one of the patient visits, the doctor had unwanted sexual intercourse with the client/patient. The doctor denied that he had sexual intercourse with the client, and even if he did, the patient/client had consented to the sex. The case settled in favor of the client, shortly before the doctor committed suicide.