Compensatory Contempt

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

7 Pages Posted: 7 Aug 2008  

Norman Otto Stockmeyer

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School

Abstract

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.

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

Suggested Citation

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

Norman Otto Stockmeyer (Contact Author)

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School ( email )

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Haslett, MI 48840
United States
517-339-2246 (Phone)

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