TITLE

MD $200 000 richer after damning court judgement

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Patrick
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/11/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 1, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a court settlement involving Canadian Broadcasting Corp. television newsmagazine, `the fifth estate,' and Toronto, Ontario cardiologist, Dr. Martin Myers. The issue of Myers' reputation being damaged during a program dealing with the safety of calcium-channel blockers; Details of the lawsuit that took three-and-a-half years to get Myers an award of $200,000 for being slandered.
ACCESSION #
2697816

 

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