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Damages

see also Common law; Equitable relief; Remedies

  • Generally, Apr. 87:4(35)
  • Attorney’s fees, Nov. 88:13(37)
  • Collateral source rule, Nov. 92:5(41)
  • Compensatory, Mar. 93:21(41)
  • Earning capacity, loss of, Nov. 92:5(41), Sept./Oct. 07:5(56)
  • Enjoyment of life, loss of, Dec. 92:5(41)
  • Environmental, Feb. 89:9(37)
  • Lost profits, Apr. 87:4(35)
  • Medical treatment, Nov. 92:5(41)
  • Mental/emotional harm, Dec. 92:5(41)
  • Mitigation, Nov. 92:5(41)
  • Pain and suffering, Dec. 92:5(41)
  • Pain, chronic, Nov./Dec. 04:23(53)
  • Pre-existing condition, aggravation, Nov. 92:5(41)
  • Punitive, Apr. 87:4(35), Mar. 93:21(41), Jun./Jul. 98:11(46)
  • Taxation of awards, Apr. 93:5(41)
  • Wrongful death, Apr. 87:4(35), Oct. 88:14(37)

Darrow, Clarence, Feb. 72:10(20)

Data retention, Dec. 95:7(44)

Daubert challenge

see Expert witnesses

DCYF, Mar. 94:7(42)

Death

see also Damages; Suicide; Wrongful death actions

  • Cause and manner, Apr. 65:3(13)
  • Legal aspects, Jun. 73:4(21)

Death penalty

see also Executions, death penalty stays

  • Generally, May 86:11(34), May 88:38(36), Nov. 97:5(46), Nov. 97:9(46), May/Jun. 12:5(60)
  • Pro bono representation, Feb. 99:15(47)

Debt collection

see also Bankruptcy, Consumer credit; Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act; Secured creditors; Security interests

  • Generally, Apr. 87:18(35), Dec. 89:7(38), Oct. 94:25(43), Jan. 95:7(43), Feb. 97:9(45), Mar./Apr. 08:9(56)

Deceptive trade practices, May 73:4(21), Mar. 76:10(24), Feb. 81:5(29), Mar. 95:7(43)

Declaratory judgments, May 62:4(10)

Decriminalization

  • Generally, Jun. 74:4(22)
  • Drug laws, Oct. 88:24(37)

Department of Children, Youth & Families

see DCYF

Department of Environmental Management

  • Case law and development, Dec. 92:21(41)
  • Enforcement activities, May/Jun. 09:15(57)
  • Procedures, Dec. 92:21(41)
  • Regulations, Jan. 89:5(37)

Department of the Environment, establishment, Mar. 90:7(38)

DEPCO, Feb. 96:7(44)

Depositions, Apr. 91:5(39), May 00:9(48), May/Jun. 02:5(50)

Depositors Economic Protection Corporation, Feb. 96:7(44)

Depression

see Attorneys

Detainees, federal, Oct. 87:11(36)

Detectives

see Private detectives

DiFiore, Albert A. (Pro Bono Spotlight), May 99:25(47)

DiPetrillo, Honorable Carmine R. (Interview), Apr. 94:13(42)

Disability

see also Alcoholism; Americans with Disabilities Act; Education; Guardian; Handicapped discrimination; Mental illness; Social security

  • Accommodation, Oct. 91:11(40), Jul./Aug. 03:17(52)
  • Parental rights, Mar. 01:5(49)
  • Pensions, Providence, Jun. 94:25(42)
  • Personal support networks, Jan./Feb. 09:37(57)
  • Special needs trusts, Jan./Feb. 09:37(57)

Disciplinary boards, composition of, Mar. 93:39(41)

Disclosure, protected communications, Feb. 95:7(43), Sept./Oct. 12:5(61)

Discovery

see also Depositions; Evidence; Prediscovery disclosure; Subpeona; Work product

  • Generally, Apr. 83:3(31), Dec. 90:7(39), Feb. 95:7(43), Dec. 96:9(45), Sept./Oct. 07:5(56)
  • Attorney/client communications, Sept./Oct. 12:5(61)
  • Criminal forms, May/Jun. 09:19(57)
  • Electronic documents, Jul./Aug. 03:7(52)
  • Witness statements, Nov./Dec. 07:25(56)

Discrimination

see also Civil rights; Sexual harassment

  • Generally, Mar. 80:10(28), May 87:20(35), Apr. 89:21(37), Oct. 90:13(39), Oct. 91:11(40), May 92:7(40)
  • Gender, May 99:17(47), May/Jun. 08:17(56)

Dismissals, patronage, Dec. 76:19(25)

Dispositive motions, Oct. 92:7(41)

Dispute resolution, Feb. 85:4(33)

District Court (R.I.)

see Estoppel

  • Generally, Feb. 65:6(13), Jan. 77:8(25), Nov. 89:9(38), Oct. 94:25(43)
  • Robes, adoption of, Jan. 60:3(8)

Divorce

see also Children; Family law

  • Generally, Feb. 60:1(8), May 60:1(8), Apr. 66:3(14), Apr. 66:4(14), Jun. 79:25(27)
  • Alimony, Nov. 57:3(6), Jun. 79:25(27), Nov. 79:5(28), Oct. 94:5(43), May/Jun. 12:31(60)
  • Dignity, Apr. 97:15(45)
  • Equitable distribution, Jan. 92:5(40), Sept./Oct. 03:13(52)
  • Jewish, Apr. 77:6(25)
  • Marital property, Mar. 83:17(31), Mar. 89:23(37), Jan. 92:5(40)
  • Mediation, Jun./Jul. 95:7(43), Jan./Feb. 08:15(56)
  • Taxation aspects, Mar. 83:17(31)

Docket control systems, Jan. 87:17(35)

Doctors

see Medical malpractice

D'Oench Duhme doctrine, Jul./Aug. 04:9(53)

Domestic relations

see Adoption; Alimony; Children; Divorce; Domestic violence; Family courts; Family law; Guardian ad litem; Juvenile courts; Juvenile justice; Taxation

Domestic violence

  • Generally, Dec. 95:13(44), Jan./Feb. 03:5(51), Jan./Feb. 03:29(51)
  • Advocates, Mar./Apr. 07:29(55)

Dorr Rebellion, May 74:4(22), Jun. 74:6(22), Oct. 86:12(35), Nov. 92:19(41)

Dram shop liability, May 59:4(7), Jan. 88:5(36)

Driving under the influence

see Drunk driving

Drug courts,  Nov./Dec. 04:17(53)

Drugs

see also Chemical tests; Drug courts; Marijuana; Narcotics; Prenatal drug abuse

  • Generally, Feb. 84:5(32)
  • Abuse, May 88:5(36), Oct. 88:24(37), Jun. 94:15(42)
  • Testing, May 88:5(36)
  • Treatment, Dec. 76:4(25)

Drunk driving

see also Chemical tests; Social host liability

  • Generally, May 59:4(7), Jan. 88:5(36), Mar. 91:13(39), Apr. 92:11(40), May 93:13(41), Oct. 94:29(43), Mar. 95:17(43), May 99:13(47), Nov./Dec. 01:17(50), Sep./Oct. 02:21(51), Nov./Dec. 04:5(53), May/Jun. 05:15(53), Sept./Oct. 06:15(55), Mar./Apr. 08:27(56), Jul./Aug. 08:9(57), May/Jun. 09:19(57), May/Jun. 10:19(58), Nov./Dec. 10:31(59)

Due process, military, Jan. 69:3(17)

Durable power of attorney

see also Health care, power of attorney

  • Generally, Feb. 87:15(35), Mar. 90:19(38), Jan./Feb. 08:5(56), Mar./Apr. 12:11(60)

Durfee, Louise (Lunch with Legends), Sept./Oct. 12:13(61) 


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