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Medical Malpractice Caps

  • Florida Supreme Court Rules Medical Malpractice Caps UnconstitutionalJune 20th, 2017

    Last week, Florida’s Supreme Court ruled that arbitrary caps on awards to medical malpractice victims are unconstitutional.  The court, in a 4-3 ruling, found that the cap enacted in 2003 did not prove to reduce malpractice insurance rates. Instead, this cap unfairly impacted the most …