Property Law Keyed to Smith
Dowdell v. Bloomquist
Bloomquist sought to build a second story on his home, and his neighbor, Dowdell, objected to the addition because the second story would block her ocean view. Bloomquist then planted 40-foot trees to block Dowdell’s view from her house, in violation of a local spite-view statute. The trial court granted judgment in favor of Dowdell.
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