Junking Judicial Malpractice
- Play of the Day: Casting the 2016 GOP Field. Gianfortune, Ross // Government Executive;8/7/2015, p1
The article informs that U. S. former President George W. Bush arrived for his jury duty at George Allen Courts Building in Dallas, and even took photos with others in the jury pool.
- Tort and Retort: Reform Brawl Begins. // Pharmaceutical Executive;Feb2005, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p32
Reports on the support of U.S. President George W. Bush on the campaign concerning the need to limit several skyrocketing medical malpractice insurance premiums for physicians and hospitals. Reduction of medical errors; Improvement on the quality of medical care; Awareness on the causes of...
- Yet Another Liability. Campo-Flores, Arian // Newsweek;7/28/2003, Vol. 142 Issue 4, p10
Discusses the opposition of various U.S. Republican Senators to the medical-malpractice legislation proposed by Florida Governor Jeb Bush. How Bush accused Republicans with siding with trial lawyers; Impact of the Congressional debate on the presidential election involving George W. Bush in 2004.
- Plaintiffs Find Loopholes In Class Action Fairness Act. Banks, Jarrett // Corporate Legal Times;May2005, Vol. 15 Issue 162, p32
Examines the legal implications of the Class Action Fairness Act in the United States which was signed into law by President George W. Bush in February 2005. Aim of ending the increasing number of multi-state class action lawsuits in places where juries return large verdicts and judges approve...
- Remarks at the President's Dinner. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;6/23/2008, Vol. 44 Issue 24, p877
The article presents the text of a speech by U.S. President George W. Bush, delivered at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on June 18, 2008, in which he discussed the stakes in the election, the need for tax increase and the importance of the courts.
- Fairly or not, court takes on political hue. Richey, Warren; Axtman, Kris // Christian Science Monitor;12/14/2000, Vol. 93 Issue 15, p1
Reports on the United States Supreme Court decision in the case, George W. Bush versus Al Gore, its political implications, and the expectations of George W. Bush once elected president to appoint conservative justices to the court.
- Statement on Medical Liability Reform Legislation. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;5/15/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 19, p886
The article presents the statement issued by U.S. President George W. Bush on medical liability reform legislation on May 8, 2006. He expressed his disappointment for the Senate's failure to pass liability reform legislation. The consequence of junk lawsuits to the field of medicine is also...
- Med Mal Reform Likely To Mean Compromise On Insurers' Part. // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;2/17/2003, Vol. 107 Issue 7, p19
Focuses on the State of the Union address of President George W. Bush concerning the medical malpractice reforms in the U.S. Regulation of the health care system; Punishment imposed to incompetent doctors; Appreciation of the insurers on the malpractice reforms.
- Operation Nightmare. Hewitt, Bill; Nelson, Margaret // People;2/10/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p109
Linda McDougal was misdiagnosed with breast cancer and doctors removed both of her breasts by mistake. Her pain was compounded when U.S.President Bush announced in January that he was advocating a cap of $250,000 on the pain-and-suffering portion of medical malpractice claims. The legislation...