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March 23, 2006



You took my comment a little too far - I didn't say the system (not sure which system we're referring to) is fine how it is - every system could use improvement - we are human after all.

I simply said basing awards on the injury wasn't equitable.

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The system we are refering to is medical liability. That being said, how would you improve it? That's what we are trying to do: Provoke discussion and bring change.


As I mentioned to Eric, there is no "medical liability system". There is a civil justice system, and it applies to all civil cases. Medical malpractice has a few more hurdles for plaintiffs in most states, but other than that, it's the same "system" as all other civil cases.

But before I proceed further, let me ask you - WHY are you trying to bring change - what result are you seeking? Change for change's sake? Because while I might recommend changes, they may be worthless if I don't know your goal.


You and Matt wanna take this outside?

In all seriousness, it's "piqued", not "peeked".



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