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Plaintiff waited too long after surgery to file suit (access required)

Where the plaintiff experienced pain following a 1996 surgery, told a doctor in 2000 that her pain was caused by that surgery and failed to request a medical report that would have revealed the cause of the pain until 2015, her untimely suit filed in 2018 was not rescued by equitable tolling. Background On Jan. 4, 2016, ...