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May 23, 2014

Product liability protection bill returns in NC Senate committee

An ALEC-backed product liability bill is back before the legislature, and some of the faces are familiar. John Del Giorno, a lobbyist for the Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America, is pitching a bill that would have given unprecedented immunity from liability in lawsuits to the manufacturers of any product approved by a federal regulator.

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