National Press Club

Ranking of Courts in the U.S.

December 15, 2004

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Run time: 56 minutes

Officials released a report by the American Tort Reform Association on the worst courts in the U.S. Among the issues they addressed were the amount of time spent by courts on seemingly frivolous cases, the operation of the judicial process, financial awards, and numbers of settlements out of court. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.