Illinois court could lower proof burden in medical negligence cases
Doing so would fuel defensive medicine, which is why the AMA and ISMS are asking the Illinois Supreme Court to overturn a lower court ruling.
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Affordable Care Act survives challenge before the Supreme Court
The Affordable Care Act remains in effect as the U.S. Supreme Court rules that the plaintiffs who sought to strike it down lacked the standing to do so.
Missouri’s medical liability reform again contested in court
The AMA and Missouri State Medical Association urge state’s high court to uphold reform that helped Show-Me State see improvements in access to care.
Court upholds notice-of-intent requirement in medical liability cases
A Michigan Supreme Court ruling upholds legal protections to cut court costs while still fairly compensating patients.
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