MARRON v. SUPERIOR COURT OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY (HASSANEIN), D041167
The enhanced remedies available under Welfare and Institutions Code section 15657 (adult abuse) are not punitive or exemplary damages under Government Code section 818, and the trial court erred by granting defendant's motion for summary adjudication on the plaintiff's section 15657 cause of action.
- Decided 05/21/2003
- Published 05/21/2003
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Ross, Dixon & Bell, Jon R. Williams, James J. Dalessio; Schoville & Arnell, Dennis A. Schoville and Louis G. Arnell, San Diego, for Petitioners., Lotz, Doggett & Rawers and J. Jason Hill for Real Parties in Interest.
- For Appellees:
- No appearance for Respondent.