Not sure what to make of this distortion of the balance of power but it is hard to believe that the legislature can trump a decision of a court in a jury settlement. Would love to see a business try this approach.
“…The panel reduced to $15 million a proposed $30.8 million payment that a jury awarded to 14-year-old Aaron Edwards for negligence by Lee Memorial Health System. A House committee last week voted for an even lower figure of $10 million…..”
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