§ 28-6.1-3 Punitive damages and attorney's fees.
In any civil action alleging a violation of this chapter, the court may:
(1) Award punitive damages to a prevailing employee or prospective employee in addition to any award of actual damages, and
(2) Award reasonable attorneys' fees and costs to a prevailing employee or prospective employee.
(P.L. 1986, ch. 398, § 2.)