Monoson v. US, 07-1983
20 V.I.C. section 555, which limits the recovery of non-economic damages arising from a motor vehicle accident to $75,000, is impermissibly retroactive as applied to a case that was pending when it was enacted.
- Argued 12/11/2007
- Decided 02/20/2008
- Published 02/20/2008
Before: SMITH, NYGAARD, and ROTH, Circuit Judges.
United States Third Circuit
Eric Fleisig-Greene, (Argued), United States Department of Justice, Civil Division, Washington, D.C., for Appellant.
Desmond L. Maynard, Shawn E. Maynard Hahnfeld, (Argued), Law Offices of Desmond L. Maynard, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, USVI, for Appellee.