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Florida tops tort reform group's list of ‘Judicial Hellholes,' while California No. 2

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California, City of St. Louis Circuit Court, New York City’s asbestos court and Philadelphia round out the American Tort Reform Association’s top five this year.

With Obama's veto threat gone, asbestos 'double-dipping' bill reintroduced

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - A bill that targets the country’s current asbestos injury compensation system has been quietly reintroduced by a Texas federal lawmaker who is hoping President Trump is more receptive than his predecessor.

Paxton: States have no legal obligation to comply with halted Clean Power Plan

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, joined by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, says states should understand they have no legal obligation to continue spending funds to comply with a suspended and likely unlawful Clean Power Plan.

U.S. SC sides with states, halts EPA’s Clean Power Plan

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with nearly 30 states in granting a stay of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan.

AGs want U.S. SC to stay EPA’s Clean Power Plan

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, along with officials from 30 other states and state agencies, are now asking the U.S. Supreme Court to put the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan on hold.

Study by pro-reform group predicts record-setting year for patent infringement lawsuits

Unified Patents data shows, based on first six months of filings, that infringement lawsuits could surpass 6,000 mark in 2015