Editor's Note: Project Lawsuit Abuse regularly highlights lawsuit abuse news from across the country. Today’s blog post comes to us from Darren McKinney, Director of Communications at The American Tort Reform Association, the only national organization dedicated exclusively to tort and liability reform through public education and the enactment of legislation.
California... a state for palm trees, fun beaches, tan people, and Judicial Hellholes?
In December, the American Tort Reform Association released its Judicial Hellholes report, our annual compilation of inequities within and abuse of the civil justice system. Although there were a lot of options to choose from, California easily ranked as the #1 Judicial Hellhole for 2012/2013.