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Drug pricing: "Alabama clips trial lawyers"



The Washington Times hails the Alabama Supreme Court's tossing out of wholesale price litigation, and notes the role of the state's private contingency-fee counsel:

Writing for the court, Alabama Supreme Court Justice Thomas A. Woodall agreed that the Alabama suit was "an attempt to use tort law to re-define [Alabama's] Medicaid reimbursement obligations." Or, in short, it was what Justice Woodall described as illegitimate "regulation by litigation."

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Isaac Gorodetski
Project Manager,
Center for Legal Policy at the
Manhattan Institute
igorodetski@manhattan-institute.org

Katherine Lazarski
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Manhattan Institute
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