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  •  Per several Supreme Court cases (1+ / 0-)
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    Dating back to the early 1950's, active duty members of the military cannot sue the government or government doctors for medical malpractice.  But their spouses and children, and veterans, can.

    "We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals, now we know that it is bad economics." Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jan. 20, 1937

    by Navy Vet Terp on Wed Feb 10, 2010 at 08:16:31 AM PST

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