ABA opposes federal bill that would impose caps in med-mal cases

Earlier this month, the American Bar Association sent a letter to House lawmakers urging a no vote on a bill that imposes a federal cap of $250,000 on noneconomic damages in medical malpractice cases.

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The letter says Congress should not substitute its judgment for that of the states, which are “the repositories of experience and expertise” in matters involving medical liability and insurance.

To read the full article and learn more about the letter, visit the ABA’s website.