Legal Question in Military Law in Ohio
If I experienced medical malpractice while on active duty in the military, who is liable for damages to me (the enlisted)
Asked on 5/07/08, 12:32 pm
1 Answer from Attorneys
Anthony DeWitt Bartimus, Frickleton Robertson & Gorny, PC
Re: Military Liability
Neither the doctor nor the military can be sued for malpractice under the Feres doctrine.
Your sole right to compensation, if any, comes to you by way of a VA disability.
Answered on 5/07/08, 2:34 pm
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