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da muh juhz

  • n  a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
  • n  the occurrence of a change for the worse
  • n  loss of military equipment
  • n  the act of damaging something or someone
  • n  the amount of money needed to purchase something
  • n  any harm or injury resulting from a violation of a legal right
  • v  inflict damage upon
  • v  suffer or be susceptible to damage

  • Think of the damage that hurricans have caused even without the possible effect of warming: Hurricane Camille in 1969, which caused over $9 billion in damages, and Hurricane Andrew .
  • Klarsfeld says nearly $702 million in damages have been paid out to applicants since 2001, while $501 million in endowments to the Shoah Memorial Foundation have generated .
  • The damages were less than the $2.
News & Articles

  • Damages pending in Crivitz upside-down flag case
    Damages in a case involving Crivitz police and free speech won't be determined until October.
    June 13, 2013 - Green Bay Press-Gazette
  • Damages in upside down flag case pending
    Damages in a case involving Crivitz police and free speech won't be determined until October.
    June 12, 2013 - WXOW 19 La Crosse
  • SJC orders retrial for $81M in punitive damages in tobacco case
    Massachusetts’ highest court yesterday threw out an $81 million punitive damages award for the family of a late Roxbury woman who was hooked on cigarettes thanks to free samples she got as a child at her Orchard Park playground — but the court found her family can keep $35 million in compensatory damages in a ruling that experts said could make the state a magnet for tobacco suits.
    June 12, 2013 - Boston Herald

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