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By: AP
By: AP
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The Colorado Supreme Court says accident victims don't have to turn over extensive medical histories if they file lawsuits for pain and suffering -- only the records related to the injuries covered by their suits.

The ruling came in a case against an Aspen grocery store where a man was hurt three years ago.

The court says plaintiffs waive only some of their rights to medical confidentiality when they file injury lawsuits

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