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California Legislature Refuses to Rein in Misleading Drug Lawsuit Ads

California plaintiffs’ lawyers came out in force last week to stop a bill that would make deceptive drug lawsuit advertising by lawyers a violation of the state’s major consumer protection law. The bill was unanimously passed by the California Assembly in May, but a hearing scheduled before the state Senate Judiciary Committee for July 3 was abruptly cancelled after the politically-powerful group, Consumer Attorneys of California, voiced its opposition.


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