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Lawyers give to judge's campaign

...companies and their agents who support the state's tort-reform law. Mr. Wiggins declined to comment, and his campaign...doctors fearful that additional provisions of the tort-reform law will be ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/18/met_100933.shtml
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Philosophies distinguish S. Carolina candidates for governor

...are handled and on passing a loser-pays requirement for medical malpractice suits, which would expand on a 2005 tort reform law that capped pain-and-suffering awards at $350,000.TAXES Haley concentrates on eliminating what she calls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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Haley critical of legislative fund

...lawyer.Though her ad claims he's "against stopping runaway lawsuits," Sheheen voted for the Legislature's last tort reform law in 2005, which capped pain-and-suffering awards for medical malpractice lawsuits.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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Haley pays $300,000 for pro-business ads

...award to punish a person or business for negligence, but it got nowhere in the Senate.It would have expanded a 2005 tort reform law that capped pain-and-suffering awards for medical malpractice lawsuits at $350,000.Haley's campaign tries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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Across South Carolina

...dead," she said. State Bar to hold its convention this week CHARLESTON - Repealing language in the state's new tort-reform law and a proposal for screening municipal judges will be on the agenda when the South Carolina Bar holds its convention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/23/met_113592.shtml
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Many voters are uninformed about state Supreme Court

...villain this year is the ad hoc Safety & Prosperity Coalition, founded specifically to preserve Georgia's new tort-reform law that limits the sting of lawsuits on companies and medical providers. It's taken hundreds of thousands of dollars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/24/met_101666.shtml
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