Lockwood Argues in Missouri Supreme Court to Challenge Statute in 2005 Tort Reform

Lockwood Argues in Missouri Supreme Court to Challenge Statute in 2005 Tort Reform

Joan Lockwood

Joan Lockwood argued a case in the Missouri Supreme Court on April 14 that involved the application and constitutionality of Section 538.225, the health care affidavit statue that applies to medical negligence cases. The statue was amended in 2005 as part of a wave of “tort reform” in Missouri.