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Statute of Limitations


Missouri Laws On Wrongful Death and Survival

Missouri - 516.105. Actions against health care providers (medical malpractice)

Missouri - 537.100. Limitation of action--effect of absence of defendant and nonsuit


Does Prescription (limitations) start to run before birth? - Bailey v. Khoury, 891 So.2d 1268 (La. 2005)

Radiologists Owe Patient Duty of Continuing Care for Statute of Limitations - Montgomery v. South County Radiologists, Inc., No. ED77285 (Mo.App. E.D. 12-19-2000)

Court analyzes the discovery rule tolling the statute of limitations - Gaither v. City Hosp., Inc., 487 S.E.2d 901 (W. Va. 1997)

Tolling of the Statute of Limitations (continuing wrong) - Walters v. Rinker, 520 N.E.2d 468 (Ind. Ct. App. 1988)

Statute of limitations for lost chance - Caldwell v. Lester E. Cox Medical Centers-South, Inc., 943 S.W.2d 5 (Mo.App. S.D. 1997)

Discovery rule (Missouri) - Weiss v. Rojanasathit, 975 S.W.2d 113 (Mo. 1998)

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