Bajakajian: new hope for escaping excessive fines under the Civil False Claims Act.

  • M Ballengee
  • Published 1999 in
    The Journal of law, medicine & ethics : a journal…

Abstract

Author applies the U.S. Supreme Court decision in United States v. Bajakajian to argue for the reduction of fines against health care providers under the Civil False Claims Act. She compares ex ante criminal procedural protections with ex post substantive review of large civil fines.