Dallas Surgeon Raises Social Networking Defamation Claim

posted by Tamera H. Bennett Dallas eye surgeon Dr. Boothe (Boothe Eye Care and Laser Center), is asserting a patient's statements online may be defamatory in nature and should be removed.

The patient was unhappy with the results from her eye surgery and posted her complaints online.  Dr. Boothe now plans to take a pre-litigation/investigative deposition to determine what, if any evidence, there might be to bring a defamation lawsuit against her.