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Davidson v. Prince
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The Appellee, Prince, was driving a truck owned by the Appellee, Folkens. The vehicle overturned, allowing the cattle in the truck to escape. The Appellant was injured by a steer that had escaped from the overturned truck. The jury found in favor of the Appellant, but found that he was forty percent contributorily negligent because they felt the Appellant had cornered the steer, contributing to his own injuries. The Appellant appeals after the trial court denied the Appellant’s motion for new trial.
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