2011 California Code
Civil Code
ARTICLE 2. Interest as Damages
Section 3288

CA Civ Code § 3288 (through 2012 Leg Sess) What's This?

In an action for the breach of an obligation not arising from contract, and in every case of oppression, fraud, or malice, interest may be given, in the discretion of the jury.

(Enacted 1872.)

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