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Are Lawyers Ruining America?
There has been a great deal of attention focused on America’s criminal justice system lately, but what about our civil justice system? Americans and American companies spend billions of dollars suing each other every year.
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senior fellow at the Hudson Institute, co-author of Rethinking Contingency Fees
author of The Death of Common Sense: How Law is Suffocating America
law professor at George Washington University
Media attention is focusing the public’s watchfulness on the issue of jury selection, as demonstrated by the circus surrounding the recent O.J. Simpson murder trial. Some experts say that publicity, prejudice, and complexity are destroying the jury system
Originally Aired: 11/16/1995
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