The New York Times reports on a new federal rule the prevents nursing homes from forcing disputes into arbitration. “The sad reality is that today too many Americans must choose between forfeiting their legal rights and getting adequate medical care,” SenatorPatrick Leahy, a Democrat of Vermont, said in a statement on Wednesday.
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