Paul Walker

Porsche Lawsuit Makes Case For Tort Reform

I lament the fact that Paul Walker was tragically killed in an horrific car accident. But I am appalled that his daughter, along with some opportunistic trial attorneys, is suing Porsche over her father's death [Sept. 29, news, "Actor's Daughter Sues Porsche"]. Walker was a passenger in a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT driven by Roger Rodas, a semi-experienced race car driver. This is basically a race car that is street legal which also is considered very "twitchy" and difficult to control at the margins of performance -- not to mention it can just about break the national speed limit in first gear. How Paul Walker managed to...