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The DC Code: § 16-1119 Judgment when improvements and damages are equal.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)

When the value of the improvements, ascertained as provided by this chapter, equal but do not exceed the plaintiff's damages, as found by the jury, the plaintiff shall be entitled to judgment only for the recovery of the property sued for and costs.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 16-1119. 1973 Ed., § 16-1119. DC CODE § 16-1119 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 567, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)