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Lesbian spouse files malpractice lawsuit

Worcester case is seen as a first

By Joanna Weiss
Globe Staff / May 22, 2004

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In what lawyers are calling the first case of its kind now that gay marriage is legal, a just-married lesbian couple filed a medical malpractice lawsuit in Worcester yesterday contending that one of the women should be awarded damages because doctors failed to detect breast cancer in her spouse. (Full Article: 636 Words)

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