Briefs: Representing Respondents/Appellees
Guzman v. County of Los Angeles (1991) 234 Cal.App.3d 1343
Timothy T. Coates,
Practice Area: Government Liability
California Court of Appeal
The Court of Appeal affirmed the grant of summary judgment in favor of GMSR’s client, holding that a public entity is immune from liability for injuries suffered by a person on an involuntary, 72-hour hold for medical evaluation, even if the person is not actually confined to the mental health ward because of a lack of beds.
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