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$67 MILLION

May 03, 2007, 12:25am

Here's everything that is wrong with the sue-happy state of the American legal system, in one convenient article.

And the plaintiff is a judge, no less. To quote from the ABC Story:

It's the kind of lawsuit that makes liability reform advocates' temples throb.

"People in America are now scared of each other," legal expert Philip Howard told ABC News' Law & Justice Unit. "That's why teachers won't put an arm around a crying child, and doctors order unnecessary tests, and ministers won't meet with parishioners. It's a distrust of justice and it's changing our culture."

Sigh.

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