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    • State Damage Caps and Separation of Powers 

      Parness, Jeffrey A. (2011)
      In 2010, the Illinois Supreme Court invalidated certain statutory caps on non-economic damages in medical cases because they “unduly” infringed “upon the inherent power of the judiciary.” Such judicial authority originated ...
    • Survey of Illinois Law: Statutory Damage Exclusions 

      Parness, Jeffrey A. (2014)
      The Illinois General Assembly may limit damages for certain claims by setting caps or by recognizing exclusions for certain or all damages via no duty or immunity statutes. Caps have been successfully challenged on separation ...