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Supreme Court Will Hear Case About Vaccine Side Effects

WASHINGTON, D.C. – (AP) The Supreme Court will decide whether drug makers can be sued by parents who claim their children suffered serious health problems from vaccines. The justices on Monday agreed to hear an appeal from parents in Pittsburgh who want to sue Wyeth over the serious side...

Supreme Court Questions When Untimely Vaccine Claimants Can Get Attorney Fees

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on March 19 questioned the federal government about whether a petitioner who made an untimely claim made to the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program is eligible for attorney fees and costs ( Kathleen Sebelius, et al. v. Melissa Cloer ,...