June 17, 2003
Letters to the Editor: Cowboys and Lawyers
The Wall Street Journal
In regard to your June 6 editorial "Ten-Gallon Tort Reform": Civil justice reforms approved by Texas legislators last week are an important milestone for a state whose justice system the editorial page of The Wall Street Journal once dubbed a "Wild West embarrassment." For far too long, Texas civil courts have indeed been the nation's lawsuit-abuse poster child. From poster child for lawsuit abuse to model for reform, our state has set itself on the right course.
East Texans Against Lawsuit Abuse
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