Civil Procedure Keyed to Field
Handel v. New York Rapid Transit Corp.
Plaintiff died after an accident involving a train. When he was found injured on the street below the elevated train tracks, Plaintiff said, “Save me. Help me—why did that conductor close the door on me?” This statement was determined to be inadmissible hearsay and excluded. Judgment was entered on behalf of New York Rapid Transit Corp. (Defendant) because Plaintiff failed to establish a prima facie case for negligence.
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