Fulton jury awards $45 million in medical malpractice case

8:50 am Feb. 28, 2017

Negligent care by two obstetricians led to a new mother suffering severe brain damage and a heart attack, a Fulton County jury decided earlier this month in awarding more than $45 million in a malpractice case.

Shannon Trabue had given birth three days earlier at Northside Hospital when she suffered a heart attack while undergoing x-rays, according to Courtroom View Network reports. Hospital staff resuscitated her, but her attorneys

Fulton DA won’t prosecute mystery man who bilked federal agency, report says

4:35 pm Feb. 7, 2017

This just in: The federal Bureau of Land Management screwed up: It paid a vendor $20,720 to deliver eight backup power supply units. But it made the payment after receiving only one.

Then BLM couldn’t contact the vendor to either collect the other seven units or get a refund. So it called in the watchdog of the U.S. Department of the Interior to investigate.

The investigator eventually found the vendor: He