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McAvoy v. Medina
Citation:93 Mass. 548 (1866)
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McAvoy v. Medina
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The plaintiff, McAvoy, was a customer at the barbershop when he noticed a wallet on the table. He picked it up and declared he found it. He then gave the wallet to the defendant, Mr. Medina, who was a barber there. Mr. Medina took the wallet and counted the money. McAvoy requested Mr. Medina hold onto the wallet until the owner showed up, and to advertise it if he did not. After time passed McAvoy made three requests to be given the wallet, all of which Mr. Medina declined. McAvoy sued.
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