Professor Alberto Bernabe -
The John Marshall Law School
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Florida Intermediate Appellate Court Rules Med Mal Cap Unconstitutional
The TortsProf Blog is reporting that "[r]elying on the Florida Supreme Court's ruling that a cap on emotional distress damages in wrongful death cases is unconstitutional, an intermediate appellate court (the Fourth District Court of Appeal) ruled the state's medical malpractice cap on non-economic damages violates the equal protection clause of the Florida Constitution."