Debate has stalled in the Missouri Senate over legislation that would reinstate a limit on certain damages in medical malpractice lawsuits. The state Supreme Court struck down the previous cap.
Originally published on Wed May 1, 2013 12:16 pm
Efforts in Missouri to restore caps on non-economic damages in medical malpractice lawsuits are in limbo.
The Missouri has approved legislation seeking to reinstate a cap on some damages in medical malpractice lawsuits after the state Supreme Court struck down the existing limit.
Several doctors testified before a Missouri House committee today, urging lawmakers to reinstate liability limits for medical malpractice cases.