Florida Supreme Court Strikes Med Mal Damages Caps for Pain and Suffering

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The 4-3 decision finds the cap violates the Florida Constitution's equal protection clause, but dissenters attack the majority for stepping on the Legislature's toes.

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  • Donner

    Good day for patients who are being injured each day by doctors. If the doctor is not liable, and most cases end in doctor victories if you read the case law, then if there is real malpractice the patient is entitled to real compensation. As it is Florida is a state that favors doctors over the patients, especially the elderly.

  • concerned

    Sad day for physicians and great day for lawyers! Which one do you want to have when you get sick?

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