Judge Excludes Testimony Regarding ACA Insurance From Personal Injury Trial
Mealey's (June 16, 2015, 9:25 AM EDT) -- CLEVELAND — Absent some evidence that a man whose medical expenses are fully covered by workers’ compensation would purchase a Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) policy lacking a subrogation clause, defendants may not present such evidence to a jury, a federal judge in Ohio said Nov. 10 (Joffrey Rogge v. Estes Express Lines, et al., No. 13-1227, N.D. Ohio; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 159839).
(Opinion available. Document #93-140128-016Z.)
Tow-truck driver Joffrey Rogge filed a personal injury lawsuit related to an accident he suffered in...