this is an outdated text: switch to the updated & improved dc code website
home, about

The DC Code: § 2-423 Damages.

Index2 Government Administration. (Refs & Annos)

Upon a finding by the judge of unjust imprisonment in accordance with the standards set by § 2-422, the judge may award damages. Punitive damages may not be awarded.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 1-1223. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 3-143, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 2-421. DC CODE § 2-423 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 5, 1981, D.C. Law 3-143, § 4, 27 DCR 4656.)