October 27, 2010

"Will new justices remake Court's stance on punitive damages?"

The National Law Journal's Marcia Coyle has this article (subscription required) in today's Supreme Court Insider.  The article discusses the pending punitive damages cert. petitions we've been tracking here (Stroud v. Blount, Shell Oil v. Hebble and Lawnwood Medical Center v. Sadow), and even includes a mention of this blog.

Related posts:

Stroud v. Blount cert. petition re-distributed for Supreme Court's Oct. 29 conference

U.S. Supreme Court requests response to cert. petition in Shell v. Hebble

Stroud v. Blount: cert. petition asks whether courts can consider attorneys' fees as "actual harm" for ratio purposes

Pending cert. petitions raise punitive damages issues