Turner v. University of Utah Hosps., 2013 UT 52, 310 P.3d 1212 (Amicus Curiae)

Ryan M. Springer

Case Conclusion Date:August 16, 2013

Practice Area:Medical Malpractice

Outcome:The injury victim will get a new trial, and Utah law on jury selection reinforces fairness.

Description:A technicality called the "cure or waive" rule prevented a paralyzed woman from ensuring that she had a fair and impartial jury, and an incorrect instruction was given, resulting in a hospital getting away with breaking her back.