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Civil Protection – Res Judicata – VCPA – Liquidated Damages – Lesser Limitation (access required)

Prior unlawful detainer litigation in general district court is not a res judicata bar against plaintiff buyers’ present action challenging a liquidated damages provision in a residential sales agreement because the lower court could not have had jurisdiction over the liquidated damages claims amounting to $35,000, says a Charlottesville Circuit Court; the court also refuses ...

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