Q: law suite
Can a law suite be filed against a doctor that refuses life saving surgery for someone addicted to drugs?
A: A Kentucky attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for a week. Until you consult with local attorneys, as a general matter, it sounds like a lawsuit that a law firm would be reluctant to consider. A doctor cannot generally be forced to perform surgery. Additionally, a doctor could have valid reasons as to why they are opposed to performing surgery. But this is only one opinion. You could get more meaningful input by reaching out to law firms to discuss in greater detail. Good luck
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