On June 21, 2006, Alliance for Justice released Independent Justice: How Our Civil Justice System Protects Consumers and Patients in Ways the Regulatory System Does Not. Using the civil justice system, women injured by silicone breast implants confronted medical manufacturers. Plaintiffs peeled away layers of secrecy, obfuscation and outright dishonesty to reveal the real danger of leaking silicone implants to the unaware public.
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Health Courts Under the Microscope
In March 2006, Alliance for Justice released a comprehensive analysis of recent medical malpractice tort reform proposal circulating in Congress. AFJ’s groundbreaking study found that the current Health Courts plan would undermine the civil justice system by removing medical malpractice cases from courts and creating a complex new and untested administrative system to handle such claims. Find it here.