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The Missouri Aberration: Abolition of Remittitur

Author(s): Donald Anton

This comment assess the apparently absolute proscription on the use of remittitur by the Supreme Court in Missouri in Firestone v. Crown Centre Redevelopment Corp. It is critical of the Court in abolishing the doctrine on grounds of activism, expediency, and logic. The Court was reversed several years later by the Missouri legislature, which reinstated the practice.

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Centre: CIPL

Research theme: International Law


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