Constitutional Court to rule on leave to appeal in Tembisa Hospital cerebral palsy case

The Constitutional Court this week reserved judgment on an application for leave to appeal a finding that negligent omission by medical staff at Tembisa Hospital did not cause a baby to be born with cerebral palsy in 2009. The matter is on appeal from the Johannesburg high court.

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Chris Gilili
Chris Gilili is a climate and environmental journalist at the Mail & Guardian’s environmental unit, covering socioeconomic issues and general news. Previously, he was a fellow at amaBhungane, the centre for investigative journalism.

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