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Monday, February 12, 2007

Michigan Considering Rolling Back Immunity

Via Pharmalot, Democrats in Michigan are considering rolling back the mostly-immunity that approved pharmaceuticals enjoy there from tort suit.  The AP story reports more.  There's also RXVictims.com, which is a project of Michigan Citizen Action.  And here is the bill itself, which basically just strikes out the immunity provision.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/tortsprof/2007/02/michigan_consid.html

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