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Scott v. Ambani, No. 08-1671

In an action alleging medical negligence by physicians who treated a prisoner, the dismissal of the complaint is affirmed in part where plaintiff's claims against certain doctors were untimely; but reversed in part, where the complaint stated a claim that certain doctors exposed plaintiff to undue suffering or the threat of tangible residual injury.

Read Scott v. Ambani, No. 08-1671

Appellate Information

Submitted: March 5, 2009

Decided and Filed: August 18, 2009


Opinion by Judge Siler

Partial Concurrence and Partial Dissent by Judge McKeague


For Appellant:

James Charles Scott, St. Louis, MI

For Appellees:

Loretta B. Subhi, Hackney Grover Hoover & Bean, PLC, East Lansing, MI

Ronald W. Chapman, Chapman & Associates, P.C., Bloomfield Hill, MI