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Tort Reform

tort reform n

:

change or alteration of laws imposing civil liability for torts esp. to limit liability for punitive damages



Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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