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The Federal District Court found the boat rental operation was negligent to defeat damages defenses provided by admiralty law. Causation, the relationship between what the defendant did and the accident giving rise to the claim seems to be stretched in this case. 3,202 more words
ST. LOUIS (AP) – The husband of a woman whose body was found near a St. Louis freeway two days after a car crash is accusing police of negligence. 128 more words
How impaired must a defendant be for there to be a presumption under Florida law that the defendant was negligent?
How drunk does somebody have to be in order for Florida law to say, “Okay, at this point you’re presumed to be impaired”? .08, it’s the same law in all 50 states. 116 more words
Lord Bridge said,
‘In determining the existence and scope of the duty of care which one person may owe to another in the infinitely varied circumstances of human relationships there has for long been a tension between two different approaches. 895 more words
A decision of the Court of Appeals of New York. Cardozo C.J. delivered a judgment warning about the potentially endless scope of liability in negligence cases. 78 more words