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Settlement reached in Šilih hospital death case after 23 years of litigation

Maribor, 13 December - More than 20 years of litigation over a 1993 death of a boy ended on Tuesday with a settlement between the state and the boy's parents who believe Gregor Šilih died due to medical malpractice. The state pledged to put in place systemic solutions for establishing medical malpractice accountability.

Maribor
Ivan and Franja Šilih speak to the press after signing a settlement with the state over the death of their son Gregor Šilih after he received medical help.
Photo: Vesna Pušnik Brezovnik/STA

Maribor
Justice Minister Goran Klemenčič (right) signs a settlement with Ivan and Franja Šilih over the death of their son Gregor Šilih after he received medical help.
Photo: Vesna Pušnik Brezovnik/STA

Maribor
Justice Minister Goran Klemenčič (centre) signs a settlement with Ivan and Franja Šilih (to his right) over the death of their son Gregor Šilih after he received medical help.
Photo: Vesna Pušnik Brezovnik/STA

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