What is the Feres doctrine?

The Feres doctrine is a precedent law stating that under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) military personnel and their families cannot sue the U.S. federal government or employees thereof for injuries sustained during military service.

Can I sue a VA hospital for medical malpractice?

If you have been injured while under the care of a VA hospital or doctor, you can file a lawsuit under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA).