Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Nelson, Nelson & Lombard, John P. Nelson, Jr., New Orleans, for plaintiffs-appellants.
Lemle, Kelleher, Kohlmeyer & Matthews, Albert H. Hanemann, Jr., New Orleans, for defendants-appellees.
Before REDMANN, LEMMON and GULOTTA, JJ.
Court of Appeal of Louisiana, Fourth Circuit.
This is a medical malpractice case. Mr. and Mrs. S. J. Margiotta have appealed from a judgment dismissing their suit after a trial on the merits. The issue is whether any substandard professional conduct by Dr. Louis Trachtman caused or contributed to the death of the Margiotta's six-month old daughter.
On April 29, 1971 at approximately 7:30 p. m. Mrs. Margiotta found the infant apparently lifeless in her crib, with a plastic bag (used for...
NEVER MISS A DECISION. START YOUR SUBSCRIPTION.
Uncompromising quality. Enduring impact.
Your support ensures a bright future for independent legal reporting.
As you are aware we have offered this as a free subscription over the past years and we have now made it a paid service.Look forward to your continued patronage.