Documents pertain to a case filed by overseer (McNeill) against medical practitioner and hospital superintendent (Thomson) regarding alleged medical malpractice when the plaintiff fractured his arm and was treated by the defendant at Hawera hospital. The suit was discontinued by the plaintiff.
Documents include:
1. Warrant to sue
2. Writ of summons and statement of claim
3. Praecipe to set case down
4. Warrant to defend
5. Statement of defence
6. Memorandum of discontinuance
7. Summons for payment of costs
8. Affidavit in support of summons for payment of costs
9. Judgment
Department
Archives
Production Date
1927-1928
Credit Line
See: Taranaki Scandals The Court Record Collection page for more details on the collection and other interesting cases. http://pukeariki.com/Heritage-Collections/Taranaki-Scandals 
Accession No
ARC2017-833

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