Pharmacy Negligence Case Fails in Light of Missing Causation Proof

KAY F. FRITZ v. CVS CORPORATION D/B/A CVS PHARMACY, INC.
Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys:

Kay F. Fritz, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Pro se appellant.

G. Michael Luhowiak, Daniel M. Stefaniuk, and William J. Rieder, Chattanooga, Tennessee, for the appellee, CVS Corporation d/b/a CVS Pharmacy, Inc.

Judge: SWINEY

Kay F. Fritz (“Plaintiff”) sued CVS Corporation d/b/a CVS Pharmacy, Inc. (“Defendant”) alleging that Defendant had improperly filled a prescription for Plaintiff causing Plaintiff damages. Defendant filed a motion for involuntary dismissal or in the alternative for summary judgment. After a hearing, the Trial Court granted Defendant summary judgment after finding that Plaintiff was unable to prove an essential element of her claim, i.e., causation. Plaintiff appeals to this Court. We affirm.

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