Family Seeks Closure After Mom Accidentally Cremated [video]

Family Seeks Closure After Mom Accidentally Cremated [video]

A family is seeking closure after realizing their mother may have been cremated accidentally while on vacation. Margaret Porkka was away with her family in St. Maarten when she died suddenly during her annual Thanksgiving vacation. The 82-year-old woman was pronounced dead on November 29 at St. Maarten Medical Center. Porkka’s daughter, Lisa Kondvar, said […]

Death by Forceps: Malpractice Allegations in Southeast Texas Baby’s Death

Death by Forceps: Malpractice Allegations in Southeast Texas Baby’s Death

Allen Coats and his fiancée Rachel Melancon say they will be bringing a malpractice lawsuit against their obstetrician, Dr. George Backardjiev whom they allege caused their baby’s death when he crushed the child’s skull with forceps during a complicated delivery on December 28th. The Medical Center of Southeast Texas transferred baby Olivia Marie Coats to […]