Psychiatric Malpractice Verdict
Gardner v. OHSU et al., Multnomah County Case No. 15CV02134
This case was brought by the personal representative of the estate of a woman who committed suicide in 2014. The woman was a patient of Defendant, Dr. Marvin Fickle of OHSU and sought counseling from Defendant Jennifer Shay. Plaintiff alleged that at the time of the suicide, both Defendants were aware that the woman had purchased a gun and expressed her intention to commit suicide. Plaintiff alleged that Defendants were negligent for failing to take steps to ensure the gun was no longer in the deceased woman’s . . .
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