Compensatory Contempt

Norman Otto Stockmeyer

Thomas M. Cooley Law School

Thomas M. Cooley Law Review, Vol. 11, p. 853, 1994

Contempt of court may result in criminal, coercive, or compensatory sanctions. A national survey concluded that "Few states possess a developed theory of compensatory contempt." This article explores the remedy of compensation for contempt of court under Michigan law.

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Keywords: Contempt of court, remedies, compensation for violation of court order

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Date posted: August 7, 2008  

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Stockmeyer, Norman Otto, Compensatory Contempt. Thomas M. Cooley Law Review, Vol. 11, p. 853, 1994. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1208156

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Norman Otto Stockmeyer (Contact Author)
Thomas M. Cooley Law School ( email )
1352 Hickory Island Drive
Haslett, MI 48840
United States
517-339-2246 (Phone)
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