Eighth Circuit Recognizes an Infant’s Cause of Action Under Missouri Law for a Preconception Negligent Act

dc.creatorBrowning, John R.
dc.date.accessioned2019-10-11T16:09:05Z
dc.date.available2019-10-11T16:09:05Z
dc.date.issued1979
dc.description.abstractAnalyses the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit’s case Bergstreser v. Mitchell. In Bergstreser, the court held that Missouri law recognizes a cause of action for children who were born alive and suffered injury from preconception negligence. Further, the court held that this negligence claim was not barred by statute of limitations, even if that period had run between the injury and the birth.en_US
dc.identifier.citation10 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 487en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/2346/85193
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherTexas Tech Law Reviewen_US
dc.subjectPreconceptionen_US
dc.subjectNegligenceen_US
dc.subjectEighth circuiten_US
dc.subjectStatute of limitationsen_US
dc.subjectBergstreser v. Mitchellen_US
dc.subjectCase noteen_US
dc.titleEighth Circuit Recognizes an Infant’s Cause of Action Under Missouri Law for a Preconception Negligent Acten_US
dc.title.alternativeTorts—Negligence—Eighth Circuit Recognizes an Infant’s Cause of Action Under Missouri Law for a Preconception Negligent Acten_US
dc.typeArticleen_US

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