Docket No. L.A. 23750.

45 Cal.2d 811 (1955)

291 P.2d 915

JESSIE SENERIS et al., Appellants, v. DR. GEORGE S. HAAS et al., Respondents.

Supreme Court of California. In Bank.

December 23, 1955.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Pollock & Pollock, Edward I. Pollock, David Pollock and William Jerome Pollock for Appellants.

Hirson & Horn, Theodore A. Horn, Edward M. Raskin, Samuel A. Rosenthal, Leonard G. Ratner, Boccardo, Blum & Lull, Ashe & Pinney, Richard L. Oliver, Ben C. Cohen, Lionel Campbell, Rose, Klein & Marias, Elmer Low, Marion P. Betty, Eugene E. Sax and Myron L. Garon as Amici Curiae on behalf of Appellants.

Hunter & Liljestrom, Harold J. Hunter, De Forrest Home, Reed & Kirtland and Henry E. Kappler for Respondents.


Plaintiffs, Jessie and Jesus Seneris, husband and wife, appeal from judgments of nonsuit entered in favor of all three defendants, Dr. George S. Haas, Dr. James S. West, and Methodist Hospital of Southern California, in an action for damages for malpractice.

On March 22, 1951, plaintiff Jessie Seneris, 37 years of age, and the mother of four children, was admitted to defendant Methodist Hospital as a routine...


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