Court case further tests emotional damages claims

March 2012
DVM: The Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine;Mar2012, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p13
The article reports that Florida lawmaker has awarded 15,000 dollars in case of emotional damages due to alleged negligence.


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