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Collateral-source rule

It's under discussion in Kansas, where the legislature is considering allowing juries to hear about insurance sources that may already have covered a plaintiff's injury. "States are split on the issue -- 24 have laws allowing courts to consider outside payments in judgments and 26 don't, according to the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies."



Rafael Mangual
Project Manager,
Legal Policy

Katherine Lazarski
Manhattan Institute


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The Manhattan Insitute's Center for Legal Policy.