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Bonbrest v. Kotz
United States District Court for the District of Columbia
65 F. Supp. 138 (1946)
A pregnant woman had her unborn child taken from her womb by professionals J. Kotz and Morton S. Kaufman (defendants). The unborn child was viable and survived the professional malpractice, thus becoming an infant. The infant, Bette Gay Bonbrest (plaintiff), through her father, Leroy Bonbrest, sued the professionals for their malpractice. The professionals moved for summary judgment.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (McGuire, J.)
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