Medical Malpractice
NC Senate committee approves malpractice changes
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/01/2011 - 1:08pm.

A Republican effort to change medical malpractice lawsuit rules and place a limit on certain monetary damages for patients in North Carolina has cleared a significant hurdle in the General Assembly.

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NC Senate starts hearings on malpractice lawsuits
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/15/2011 - 12:25pm.

North Carolina lawmakers are starting what promises to be a long fight over medical malpractice laws as insurance and medical services companies square off against law firms.

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NC Republicans starting work on tort reforms
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/01/2011 - 2:08pm.

Republican lawmakers now in the majority at the North Carolina General Assembly say the changes they want in medical malpractice and lawsuit reforms would help bring down costs of operating a business.

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