Lawsuit over West Hartford teen’s diagnosis, treatment heads to trial


BOSTON (WTNH) — A lawsuit filed by parents of a West Hartford teen surrounding a child’s medical diagnosis is heading to trial on Tuesday.

According to the Boston Globe, that lawsuit is going after Boston Children’s Hospital where Justina Pelletier was treated. Justina was placed into state custody and put into psychiatric care after a fight surrounding her diagnosis.

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Her family is looking for unspecified damages.

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