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Tort/Negligence—Wrongful Death – Proximate Cause – Foreseeability – Suicide – Intervening Act (access required)

Even though plaintiff’s decedent went to a VA doctor because he was suicidal, and even though plaintiff characterizes her decedent’s death as “suicide by cop,” plaintiff has failed to show that the doctor’s treatment of the decedent was the proximate cause of his death. The decedent died 20 days after he was discharged from the ...

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