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  • Sep 25

    Issue 4 of 2016: Attorney Contingency Fees & Medical Damage Awards

    UPDATE 10/13/16: The Arkansas Supreme Court struck this measure from the November ballot (even though it will still appear on the ballot, no votes will be counted). Issue 4, “An Amendment to Limit Attorney Contingency Fees and Non-Economic Damages in Medical Lawsuits,” is an initiated referendum that would amend the state Constitution. Specifically, the measure... by OurVoicesAR

  • Sep 6

    Attorney Groups Sue to Block Proposed Limits on Medical Lawsuit Fees

    UPDATE 10/13/16: The Arkansas Supreme Court struck this measure from the November ballot (even though it will still appear on the ballot, no votes will be counted). The Arkansas Bar Association (ABA) and another attorney-linked group have both sued to block Issue 4 that would limit attorneys’ contingency fees and set a minimum $250,000 non-economic... by OurVoicesAR

  • Sep 5

    2016 Ballot Issues, Proposed Amendments to Arkansas Constitution

    UPDATE 11/08/2016: Arkansans passed all four Constitutional amendments on the November 8, ballot. Issue 1: 70.24% Yes 29.76% No Issue 2: 72.45% Yes 27.55% No Issue 3: 65.29% Yes 34.71% No Issue 6: 53.15% Yes 46.85% No On your November 8, 2016 ballot are six proposed Constitutional amendments and one measure that, if passed, would... by OurVoicesAR