Two physicians who complained to a professional organization about a fellow doctor who testified in a malpractice case are liable for defamation, a Minnesota jury has found.

The jury in Yancey v. Weis (Court File No. 27-CV-07-15651) found the defendants defamed plaintiff Charles Yancey, M.D. when they claimed to the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) that his testimony against them was misleading. 

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