Professor Alberto Bernabe -
The John Marshall Law School
Monday, March 30, 2015
Tennessee Appeals Court holds that the state's cap on non economic damages is unconstitutional
A couple of weeks ago, a Tennessee circuit court judge ruled that the state's cap on non-economic damages is unconstitutional, likely triggering review by the Tennessee Supreme Court. Go here for more on the story (including a video). Interestingly, the cap in Tennessee is relatively high in comparison to that of many other states.