CITY OF GLENDALE v. SUPERIOR COURT OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY (FENTON), B152057
The trial court erred in granting a motion to strike a municipality's request for punitive damages, because public entities are not, as a matter of law, precluded from pursuing claims for punitive damages.
- Decided 02/06/2002
- Published 02/06/2002
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Scott H. Howard, City Attorney of Glendale; Morris, Polich & Purdy, Carol Ann Humiston, Richard H. Nakamura, Jr., Los Angeles, and Pamela A. Hill, Boston, MA, for Petitioners., Plotkin, Marutani & Kaufman and Jay J. Plotkin, Sherman Oaks, for Real Party in Interest.
- For Appellees:
- No appearance for Respondent.