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8,200 amendments



That was the number of amendments offered as part of a trial-lawyer-led filibuster against litigation reform in South Carolina. It didn't work, though, and a package of reforms passed recently with strong support from the legislature and Gov. Mark Sanford. Cam Crawford, executive director of South Carolinians for Tort Reform, tells the story.

 

 


Rafael Mangual
Project Manager,
Legal Policy
rmangual@manhattan-institute.org

Katherine Lazarski
Manhattan Institute
klazarski@manhattan-institute.org

 

Published by the Manhattan Institute

The Manhattan Insitute's Center for Legal Policy.