Jammie Thomas Decides To Appeal Constitutionality Of $1.92 Million Damages Award

from the and-away-we-go... dept

As we speculated earlier this week, given the silence from the Jammie Thomas camp since the $1.92 million verdict against her, we assumed she was gearing up for an appeal -- and that's now been confirmed. Thomas' lawyer has announced that Thomas has decided to appeal, questioning the constitutionality of the statutory damages awarded, which was the obvious attack point. It will be interesting to see who gets involved in actually managing the appeal.
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  1. identicon
    Anonymous Coward, 3 Jul 2009 @ 6:18am

    Re: Re: if shes attacking the constiutionality...

    I gotta agree with the first post. This is potentially a big mistake.


    The 1st poster is on crack. And no, not a mistake. Jammie has a big judgment- it matters not what she does. If the judgment stays at the end she'll be declaring bankruptcy. And what can TPTB do - take money from someone who has none?


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