‘I don’t have any pain anymore’: Justina Pelletier takes stand in Boston Children’s Hospital lawsuit

Justina Pelletier testified in Suffolk Superior Court on Monday.
Justina Pelletier testified in Suffolk Superior Court on Monday. –Blake Nissen/For The Boston Globe

Justina Pelletier on Monday testified in her family’s lawsuit against Boston Children’s Hospital, telling jurors that she currently lives pain-free and also recalling the time she spent separated from her parents.

Pelletier, 21, said her life has improved dramatically since having her colon removed in February 2018.

“I don’t have any pain anymore,” she said.

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