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Godden & Ors v Kent & Medway Strategic Health Authority




LTL 4/8/2004; [2004] Lloyd's Rep Med 521; [2004] EWHC 1629 2004-08-04

It was arguable that a health authority could be held vicariously liable for the acts of a general practitioner who had indecently assaulted and possibly negligently treated his patients, and on that basis a claim for damages brought against the health authority by the patients concerned was not struck out as having no reasonable grounds.