Frivolous Lawsuits and The Truth Behind Who’s Really Filing Them

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California personal injury lawsuit filings are down 38% over the past decade (statistics compiled by the Judicial Council of the State of California). Despite that clear and accurate statistic, the propaganda by the Chamber of Commerce, the insurance industry, the tobacco industry, the pharmaceutical industry, the oil industry, etc. (almost every multi-national industry) and phony "grass roots" organizations such as "Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse", continue to argue that our court system is full of "frivolous lawsuits" filed by your average consumer.

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