Damages Only $1, But Lawyers Prevail and Get $34,772

, New York Law Journal


Rebuffing the state's argument that a conservative Christian group was not entitled to fees in a case where its client received nominal damages, a federal judge has awarded the group $34,772 for prevailing in its efforts to uphold the constitutional rights of an evangelist on the SUNY Albany campus.

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