Man cannot sue adverse doc witness

A doctor who acted as an adverse expert witness in a medical-negligence lawsuit cannot be sued over his testimony by the plaintiff in the case, a state appeals panel ruled Friday.Sole practitioner and plaintiff Philip W. Sandler alleged he suffered brain damage after stabbing himself 30 times while he was a patient at a west suburban hospital in Downers Grove.A Cook County jury awarded Sandler $4.2 million in May 2015, a …

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