Torts Keyed to Dobbs
Ayala v. Philadelphia Board of Public Education
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The Appellants brought suit to recover damages for injuries sustained by William Jr. when his arm was caught in a shredding machine in the upholstery class of the Carrol School in Philadelphia. As a result of the injuries, William Jr.’s arm was amputated. The Appellee asserted the defense of governmental immunity. The Superior Court affirmed the defense, finding for Appellee.
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