Punitive and Compensatory Damages

2001

BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA v. GARRETT (99-1240) 193 F.3d 1214

Question before the Court:
  1. Whether the 11th Amendment bars employees of a state from recovering monetary damages from the state for violations of Title I of the ADA
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2002

BARNES v. GORMAN (01-682) 257 F.3d 738

Question before the Court:
  1. Whether punitive damages may be awarded in a private cause of action brought under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.
 

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