€23.5M PAYOUT FOR BLUNDER AT BIRTH TO CEREBRAL PALSY GIRL
Irish Daily Mirror|April 17, 2021
Family & HSE reach Ireland’s largest injury settlement ever
AODHAN O FAOLAIN

A GIRL born with cerebral palsy allegedly caused by a hospital blunder has won €23.5million in Ireland’s highest award in a personal injuries settlement.

The settlement for Kameela Kuye against the HSE was made without admission of liability and was reached after a mediation.

In a statement read after the hearing, Emma Meagher Neville, solicitor for the family, accompanied by Kameela’s mother Ganiyat, said the damages approved by the court, “after a long and arduous battle” represents “a significant figure” in personal injuries litigation here.

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