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The $10 Million Dollar Comma Omission

Oxford CommaHello everyone!

Shocking news, the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit made a comma ruling which will cost a dairy company approximately $10 million.

For the synopsis, read “Case Dismissed!” by Cherie Tucker http://authormagazine.org/articles/2017_04_tucker.html

For those of you who want it straight from the horse’s mouth, you can read the opinion here: http://media.ca1.uscourts.gov/pdf.opinions/16-1901P-01A.pdf

For punctuation guidelines, check out my blog post: “Punctuation: Commas, Colons, and Semicolons.”

Happy writing, and watch your commas!