Compensatory Damages

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Woman Who Suffered Severe Injuries In Drunk-Driving Crash Sues Bar For Negligence

The lawsuit filed in Middlesex County against Martell’s Tiki Bar in Point Pleasant Beach says they should have known 26-year old Ashley Chieco of Wood-Ridge was drunk when they kept serving her in mid-August.

11/08/2013

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Jury To Rule On Punitive Damages In Controversial Case On Racial Slurs

A federal jury has rejected an argument that the use of the N-word among blacks can be a culturally acceptable term of love and endearment, ruling instead that its use in the workplace is hostile and discriminatory no matter what.

09/03/2013