Marissa Shaffer and Timothy Shaffer v. William Bragg, M.D., et al.,

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Petitioners appeal the Circuit Court of Kanawha County’s order awarding summary judgment to Respondents on Petitioners’ claims for lack of informed consent, medical negligence, and outrage. The circuit court found that Petitioners failed to prove that Respondent Bragg’s alleged deviation from the standard of care was the proximate cause of Petitioner Marissa Shaffer’s injuries and, therefore, Respondents are entitled to summary judgment as a matter of law because no genuine issue of material fact exists. Continued