Settlement Reached in Joan Rivers Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Melissa Rivers said the doctors responsible for her mother's death "have accepted responsibility."
0:37 | 05/12/16

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The satellite has been reached tonight. The family of Joan reversed the comedian and the clinic it's sued for malpractice the actress died from complications may were called during a minor throat procedure. More than a year ago her daughter Melissa just released a statement saying in accepting the settlement I am able to put the legal aspects of my mother's death behind me. And in shore them those culpable for her death have accepted responsibility. But her actions quickly she added quote I will work towards in suing ensuring rather higher safety standards and outpatient surgical clinics. There's no word tonight on how much that settlement wants.

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