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Thursday, April 11, 2013

FL: Senate to Vote on Med Mal Tort Reforms Today

The Florida Senate is set to vote today on a tort reform package (SB 1792) that would make med mal cases more difficult to pursue.  The major provision requires expert witnesses called against a defendant doctor to practice the exact same kind of medicine as the defendant instead of only being in a similar field.  An AP story is here.

--CJR

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