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Exxon punitive damages award



The CL&P Blog has posted Exxon's petition for rehearing en banc in the In re Exxon Valdez punitive damages appeal. It's worth reading: press coverage has utterly ignored how lawless the district court's $5 billion award and Ninth Circuit's $2.5 billion award were.

 

 


Rafael Mangual
Project Manager,
Legal Policy
rmangual@manhattan-institute.org

Katherine Lazarski
Manhattan Institute
klazarski@manhattan-institute.org

 

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