Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code

Sec. § 71.009
Exemplary Damages

When the death is caused by the wilful act or omission or gross negligence of the defendant, exemplary as well as actual damages may be recovered.
Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 959, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1985.

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