Now that the Supreme Court has heard the Exxon Valdez punitive damages case, both sides will have to wait months for a decision. But there’s been some confusion over what alternatives the court has in making that decision. For some clarification, we called Bo Rutledge, a Supreme Court expert, who teaches law at Catholic University. He reviewed the oral arguments in the case and says the justices now have four options.
Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage