AANHR Backs Effort to STOP Tort Reform

Story by John Moritz, Michael R. Wickline Saturday, August 13, 2016 A group aligned against a proposed amendment to the Arkansas Constitution limiting lawyer fees in lawsuits against medical care providers received more than $400,000 in support from lawyers in its first month of fundraising, according to financial reports released Friday. The …

Press Release – The Committee to Protect AR Families Questions Nursing Home Lobby Group

Statement from Martha Deaver, Committee to Protect AR Families: “While the corporate nursing home owners and their lobbyists succeeded in placing a constitutional amendment on this November’s ballot that would give corporate nursing homes a free pass to abuse and neglect the elderly, I am confident that Arkansas voters will …

Press Release – Committee to Protect AR Families

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 13, 2016) – On Tuesday, the Committee to Protect AR Families filed paperwork to protect Arkansans from nursing home abuse. Specifically, the committee will lead the fight to disqualify and/or defeat the misguided attempt to amend the state’s constitution, led by the so-called “Health Care Access for Arkansans” committee.

Martha Deaver of AANHR Honored by Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association

For Immediate Release Contact: Lisa C. Robertson, LRobertson@ArkTLA.org Martha Deaver of AANHR Honored by Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association LITTLE ROCK – Martha Deaver of Arkansas Advocates for Nursing Home Residents was recently honored as the recipient of the 2016 Consumer Merit Award by the Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA) at …