GOP Targets ‘Frivolous’ Lawsuits; Dems Say Measure Is Trifling

Taking aim at the nation’s trial lawyers and what it says is a glut of unnecessary legal actions, the Republican-led House approved a measure on Tuesday requiring sanctions against lawyers who file lawsuits deemed frivolous. The legislation, passed on a 229-to-174 vote, was one of four court-related measures taken up by the House in an
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