Torts Keyed to Dobbs
Abernathy v. Sisters of St. Mary’s
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The Plaintiff, Abernathy (Plaintiff), alleged that the Defendant’s employee negligently failed to assist him as he moved from his bed to the bathroom. This negligence resulted in Plaintiff falling and sustaining multiple injuries. Defendant moved for summary judgment, claiming that its status as a charitable institution provided it with immunity for its torts. The motion was sustained and judgment was entered for the Defendant.
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