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February 7, 2013

Will foes of medical malpractice damage caps prevail in MO?

The advocates of so-called tort reform are back in Missouri. Although the cap on damages in medical malpractice cases was […]
January 6, 2013

Lies of tort reformers and personal injury opponents, Part 2

Our our previous blog post, we reviewed two of the myths spread by advocates of tort reform who are seeking […]
January 4, 2013

Lies of tort reformers and personal injury opponents, Part 1

So-called tort reformers have undertaken a campaign of misinformation in their efforts to restrict access to the civil justice system. […]
December 27, 2012

Tort reform: It doesn’t cure medical malpractice

Did you know that more than 98,000 people die every year as a result of preventable medical mistakes? Such medical […]
December 20, 2012

Critiques of personal injury claims shown to be flawed

The American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) is a key player in the effort to weaken the civil justice system. As […]
December 13, 2012

Reformers try to limit personal injury claims for tobacco

In a previous blog post, we discussed how major corporations have developed and funded separate organizations that purport to provide […]
December 11, 2012

Tort reformers seek to limit personal injury claims for asbestos

In previous posts, we discussed how the advocates of tort reform mounted a stealth campaign to restrict access to the […]
December 6, 2012

Corporations embrace tort reform at the expense of consumers, Part 2

In our last post we discussed how major corporations try to hide their plan to limit access to the civil […]
December 4, 2012

Corporations embrace tort reform at the expense of consumers, Part 1

Despite everything you read and hear, the campaign called “tort reform” is designed to limit your ability to hold large […]