TITLE

Amendment to the Child Wrongful Death Act

AUTHOR(S)
Palmison, Andrew L.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Indiana Lawyer;9/15/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 14, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the amendment to the Child Wrongful Death Act in 2009 in Indianapolis, Indiana. It explains that the amendment details the mode and requirements on how a mother can claim damages when various events occur during pregnancy that definitely affects the child inside. In this regard, the case Indiana Patients' Comp. Fund v. Winkle is presented to better understand the amendment of the act for compliance and adherence.
ACCESSION #
55304739

 

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