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Advocates fight to raise $250,000 cap for medical malpractice damages
Los Angeles Daily News

Thousands of signatures on a controversial ballot initiative that would raise the malpractice cap on California’s negligent doctors were delivered to the Los Angeles County Clerk’s Office Monday. Standing behind piles of boxes filled with signature slips outside the Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk building in Norwalk, families who said their loved ones had died due to a negligent or intoxicated doctor held photographs of sons and daughters, sisters and fathers, and shared why they supported the Troy and Alana Pack Patient Safety Act.