TITLE

MD's $2.5-million libel award upheld

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Patrick
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/19/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 6, p794
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Supreme Court of Canada denied the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. (CBC) leave to appeal a lower-court ruling which awarded Dr. Frans Leenen money in libel damages, costs, and interest. Depiction of Leenen on the television program 'the fifth estate'; Issue of the safety of the drug nifedipine.
ACCESSION #
6380287

 

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