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Court Can’t Enforce FTCA ‘Settlement’ (access required)

A Richmond U.S. District Court does not have jurisdiction to hear plaintiff’s complaint that her 2006 settlement agreement of her medical malpractice action under Federal Tort Claims Act  – for a $130,000 cash payment and a $220,000 annuity contract – is being breached by her government insurance carrier’s requirement that she cover prescription drug copays. Plaintiff’s ...