Access to the Courts in Washington State Remains Safe


An editorial in the Seattle Times hits the nail on the head when it comes to laws requiring medical malpractice victims to get a medical certificate of merit before being allowed to file suit and conduct discovery. This is an unreasonable burden for the potential plaintiff. How can you prove medical malpractice before you’re allowed to conduct proper discovery to find out exactly what happened at the hospital or doctor’s office? Here are excerpts from the editorial...

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