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January 8, 2015

Investor’s Business Daily Highlights ILR’s “Most Ridiculous Lawsuits of 2014”

Investor’s Business Daily‘s “Capital Hill” column highlights ILR’s “Most Ridiculous Lawsuits of 2014,” noting, “in our litigious nation, frivolous and abusive lawsuits have become commonplace.”

“If we had to choose a favorite,” continues the article, it would be “the case of a man who had filed a personal injury lawsuit claiming he had ‘serious, permanent and debilitating injuries’ from a car wreck, and later was caught on video pushing over a massive boulder in a state park.”

The piece concludes, “We’ll keep getting a steady diet of this sort of behavior as long as policymakers refuse to enact tort reform laws and leave open the door for plaintiffs looking for jackpot justice.”

Read the full article here.

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