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Ariz. governor vetoes ER liability relief



Gov. Janet Napolitano, a Democrat, vetoed GOP-backed legislation that would have raised to "clear and convincing evidence" (from "preponderance of the evidence") the showing needed before emergency room personnel could be found liable for negligence. (Phoenix Business Journal; Arizona Star).

 

 


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Center for Legal Policy at the
Manhattan Institute
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