Jury Awards $467,000 to Howard Gary in Civil Rights Suit
- TURF Sues City of San Antonio for infringement of Free Speech. // Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX);1/7/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p1
The article reports on the motion for temporary restraining order and motion for preliminary injunction filed by TURF against the City of San Antonio in Texas.
- Legal Victory for San Antonio Nonprofit. Colpitt, Frances // Art in America;Jul2001, Vol. 89 Issue 7, p19
Reports on the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center's victory in its lawsuit against the city of San Antonio, Texas and former mayor Howard Peak. Case background; Damages to be awarded to Esperanza.
- Problematic Perhaps, but Not Irrational. Kelman, Mark // Stanford Law Review;Jun2002, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p1273
Comments on the article 'Predictably Incoherent Judgments,' by Cass R. Sunstein, Daniel Kahneman, David Schkade and Ilana Ritov. Argument on the relative instability of local judgments; Assessment of the claim of the authors that local judgments are irrational; Appropriate judgment task for...
- Is Incoherence Outrageous? Sunstein, Cass R.; Kahneman, Daniel; Schkade, David; Ritov, Ilana // Stanford Law Review;Jun2002, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p1293
Presents a response to the comments on the article 'Predictably Incoherent Judgments.' Ratio of compensatory to punitive awards for juries and judges; Reason for the unpredictability of punitive awards; Foundation for punitive awards.
- Washington scans. // AHA News;06/22/98, Vol. 34 Issue 24, p3
Presents news briefs about health care in the United States (US). Practice of restocking ambulances by hospitals in Dayton, Ohio; Amount to be paid by the University of Texas at San Antonio to settle a False Claims Act lawsuit; Information on the case Your Home Visiting Nurses Incorporated...
- San Antonio Suing Online Agencies. Foster, Camie // Travel Agent;5/15/2006, Vol. 325 Issue 6, p14
The article focuses on a federal lawsuit filed by San Antonio, Texas, against online hotel booking companies. The city plans to recover millions of dollars in hotel-room taxes through this lawsuit which it filed in the U.S. District Court. The companies against which the lawsuit was filed...
- Air Apparent. Shanoff, Barry // Waste Age;Sep2004, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p24
Presents information on the case City of San Antonio versus Pollock, filed with the Texas Appellate District on August 18, 2004, regarding the effect of the landfill's benzene on a girl's health. Evidence presented by the Pollocks at the trial; Ruling of the jury on the case; Background on the...
- $35 mil ruling hits Canal 40. Tegel, Simeon // Daily Variety;7/18/2001, Vol. 272 Issue 32, p6
Reports on the court ruling on the case involving news station Canal 40 and Television Azteca. Details on the court ruling; Amount of punitive damages; Plan of Canal 40 to appeal the decision.
- Punitive damage verdicts need appellate review. Hiestand, Fred J. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;02/21/2000, Issue 322580, p31
Comments on the proliferation of punitive damage verdicts in California. Punishment of defendants; Weakest point in the civil jury system; Possible reversals by the appellate courts.