2011 Louisiana Laws
Civil Code
CC 2315.4 — Additional damages; intoxicated defendant


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Art. 2315.4. Additional damages; intoxicated defendant

In addition to general and special damages, exemplary damages may be awarded upon proof that the injuries on which the action is based were caused by a wanton or reckless disregard for the rights and safety of others by a defendant whose intoxication while operating a motor vehicle was a cause in fact of the resulting injuries.

Acts 1984, No. 511, §1.

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