15 Pages Posted: 21 Dec 2006
Shortly after Fairchild v. Glenhaven Funeral Services Ltd., the House of Lords once again departed from orthodox causation rules in order to assist what it thought was a deserving plaintiff. In Chester v. Afshar, the highest English court went further than it had previously dared to by accepting such a departure in a medical liability case.
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Khoury, Lara, Chester v. Afshar: Stepping Further Away from Causation?. Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, 2005. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=952613
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