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  • Patients file objection to $190 million Levy settlement

    Patients file objection to $190 million Levy settlement
    More than two dozen of Dr. Nikita Levy's former patients have filed an objection to a $190 million class-action settlement over the Johns Hopkins gynecologist's malpractice. The plaintiffs cited an "excessive legal fee" requested by the lawyers who...
  • Suspicious co-worker tipped Johns Hopkins in Levy case

    Suspicious co-worker tipped Johns Hopkins in Levy case
    Newly suspicious of the pen hanging on a lanyard Johns Hopkins gynecologist Dr. Nikita A. Levy wore around his neck, a clinical technician who had worked with him for two years took it one day early last year. What she saw when she got home and...
  • Hopkins could see higher insurance costs from settlement

    Hopkins could see higher insurance costs from settlement
    The $190 million settlement for former patients of Dr. Nikita Levy might be eye-popping, but it won't overwhelm the wealthy Johns Hopkins Health System. Hopkins officials said the payout, which received preliminary court approval Monday, would be...
  • No charges in case of Nikita Levy, Hopkins doctor accused of secret taping

    No charges in case of Nikita Levy, Hopkins doctor accused of secret taping
    Authorities have concluded the investigation into the Johns Hopkins gynecologist suspected of recording patients during exams and determined that no one will face criminal charges, according to court records. Dr. Nikita Levy committed suicide in...
  • Hopkins doctor's files included 1,200 videos, images of patients undressed

    Hopkins doctor's files included 1,200 videos, images of patients undressed
    The Johns Hopkins gynecologist suspected of surreptitiously recording patients had more than 1,200 video clips and images depicting them in states of undress, according to prosecutors, a collection investigators believe he amassed over the course of eight...
  • Gynecologist's license suspended amid inquiry over drug, image allegations

    Gynecologist's license suspended amid inquiry over drug, image allegations
    A Towson gynecologist has been temporarily barred from practicing medicine after a state and federal investigation allegedly uncovered images of female genitalia on his phone, as well as evidence he used and distributed illicit drugs and had an affair...
  • Hopkins gynecologist may have had 9,000 victims

    Hopkins gynecologist may have had 9,000 victims
    A former Johns Hopkins gynecologist, Dr. Nikita Levy, might have surreptitiously photographed or recorded the examinations of at least 9,000 patients, lawyers representing his alleged victims said Friday. More detailed allegations emerged as attorneys...
  • Class-action registration begins for patients of Hopkins gynecologist

    Class-action registration begins for patients of Hopkins gynecologist
    Attorneys launched a campaign Monday to notify former patients of a Johns Hopkins gynecologist accused of secretly photographing exams that they are eligible to register as part of a class-action suit. As many as 12,600 patients seen by Dr. Nikita...
  • Towson gynecologist surrenders medical license amid drug investigation

    Towson gynecologist surrenders medical license amid drug investigation
    Towson gynecologist Dr. John Yacoub surrendered his medical license to state regulators Wednesday as he faced allegations of improperly distributing prescription drugs. He was not accused of wrongdoing related to images of patients' genitals found on his...
  • Towson gynecologist took photos with patients' consent, lawyers say

    Towson gynecologist took photos with patients' consent, lawyers say
    Graphic photos of female genitalia found on the cellphone of a Towson gynecologist were taken with patients' consent for medical and educational purposes, the doctor's lawyers said Monday. The Maryland Board of Physicians suspended Dr. John Yacoub's...
  • Johns Hopkins settles case of gynecologist who took secret photos

    Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore will pay $190 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over a gynecologist who secretly photographed his patients, a spokeswoman for the plaintiffs' attorney confirmed Monday.  The spokeswoman for attorney Jonathan...
  • Johns Hopkins gynecologist with camera: Victims to get $190 million

    Dr. Nikita Levy’s career as a gynecologist at one of the most trusted hospital systems in the world lasted for 25 years. It took only one day for that career to come to an end. On Feb. 4, 2013, one of Levy’s colleagues told supervisors at...