Texas Justices' Reversal Of Atty Fee Ruling Hinges On Comma

By Michelle Casady (April 15, 2016, 11:25 PM EDT) -- The Texas Supreme Court on Friday held that a free-speech law that puts plaintiffs on the hook for a defendant's legal fees if the case is thrown out mandates "reasonable" attorneys' fees that cannot be reduced on the basis of "justice and equity," basing its decision on the absence of a punctuation mark in the statute....

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