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Malpractice Suits #301819

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 14, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Chicago, Illinois) Reaction to American Medical Association recommendations for lowering size and number of malpractice suits examined. [Cathy ROSE - explains suit against her doctor] American Medical Association proposals listed on screen. [American Medical Association spokesperson Dr. James SAMMONS - thinks size of court awards encourage malpractice suits.] [American Medical Association spokesperson Dr. James TODD - describes physicians' response to fear of malpractice suit.] [Dr. Richard CORSEN - explains leaving specialized field.] [Attorney Steve MASTERSON - denies doctors are being driven out of practice; explains.]
REPORTER: Susan Spencer

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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