The Healthcare Finance News is reporting that: “Fewer medical malpractice payments were made on behalf of doctors in 2009 than any year on record, according to the National Practitioner Data Bank.” And: “This finding contradicts claims that medical malpractice litigation is to blame for rising healthcare costs and that changing the liability
Today Ya’ll Politics linked to a Washington Examiner Op-ed story that attempted to link Mississippi’s judicial bribery scandal to the current health care debate. I have seen some dumb things written about the legal system. This may be the dumbest.
Try to make sense out of this quote:
There’s no reason why this situation should
In an article for the Atlantic, legal analyst Andrew Cohen calls tort reform anti-democratic, but ingeniously marketed by corporate America:
Supporters of tort reform, invariably corporatistsand others who believe in this self-defeating supply-side notion of justice, have scammed or otherwise brainwashed millions of Americans into thinking that tort reform will save them from