§ 147.121 Damage Limitations Apply Only If Defendant Shows Good Faith Effort to Cure or Correct
§ 147.122 Damages Not Recoverable
§ 147.123 Mitigation of Damages

Terms Used In Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code Chapter 147 > Subchapter D - Damages

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Justice: when applied to a magistrate, means justice of the peace. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.