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Peet v. Roth Hotel Company
Mrs. Peet (Plaintiff) left her ring at the front desk of the St. Paul Hotel, owned by Roth Hotel Company (Defendant), to be picked up by Ferdinand Hotz, a renowned jeweler. The ring in question was to be repaired by Mr. Hotz, a frequent guest of the St. Paul Hotel. One month after leaving the ring with the front desk, Plaintiff discovered that it never reached Mr. Hotz. She then sued Defendant, with the trial court ruling in favor of Plaintiff.Defendant then petitioned for certiorari to the Supreme Court of Minnesota.
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