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Art. 1964. Damages

When rescission is granted because of duress exerted or known by a party to the contract, the other party may recover damages and attorney fees.

When rescission is granted because of duress exerted by a third person, the parties to the contract who are innocent of the duress may recover damages and attorney fees from the third person.

Acts 1984, No. 331, §1, eff. Jan. 1, 1985.