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Menorah Chapels at Millburn v. Needle
Needle contracted with Chapels of Milburn (Menorah Chapels) to conduct a funeral for his deceased father-in-law. Menorah Chapels advertised to prove customary Orthodox Jewish services including providing a shomerim for the deceased throughout the Sabbath. When this did not occur for Needle’s father-in-law, Needle did not pay Menorah Chapels and Menorah Chapels subsequently sued Needle for breach of contract. Needle appealed when the trial court granted summary judgment to Menorah Chapels.
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