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"Clear and convincing" evidence



Bill Childs corrects the hyperbole of Utah plaintiff's lawyers fighting a proposal for a "clear and convincing" standard for emergency room liability: "it's not remotely accurate to say that [such a standard] makes it 'virtually impossible' to win a lawsuit". A newspaper account had let the characterization pass unchallenged.

 

 


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.