The ability of juries to resolve malpractice suits was studied. Results showed that most of the time, jury outcomes represent a fair resolution of the claim, but the risk that the result will not be fair is real and troubling.
Thomas B. Metzloff,
Resolving Malpractice Disputes: Imaging the Jury’s Shadow,
54 Law and Contemporary Problems
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