Federal Judge Slashes Verdict Against West Publishing

A judge has slashed a $5.1 million defamation verdict against West Publishing down to just $400,000 after finding a jury award of $2.5 million in punitive damages to each of the two law professor plaintiffs was unconstitutionally excessive.

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