Judge Won’t Upset Award Of Punitive Damages; Widow Opposes Stay Of Judgment

(May 27, 2016, 1:53 PM EDT) -- PHOENIX — A widow tells an Arizona federal judge in a May 24 filing that her promise not to seek enforcement during post-trial motions rendered it unnecessary to stay judgment arising from a $17 million asbestos verdict. The judge previously denied judgment as a matter of law on issues ranging from the sophisticated user doctrine to punitive damages (Sandra Brown Coulbourn v. Air & Liquid Systems Corporation, et al., No. 12-8141, D. Ariz.).

(Memo opposing stay available. Document #01-160601-030B.)

Sandra Coulbourn sued numerous companies whose conduct...
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