Number of Civil Cases Going to Trial Declining

Surprising new study reveals that the number of civil cases actually going to trial has declined significantly. In the 1930s, 20% of civil cases went to trial. Today this percentage is as low as 2% in federal courts and below 1% in state courts.

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