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Giles v. City of New Haven
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The Plaintiff was injured when an elevator he was operating fell. The facts indicated that the elevator installer installed the elevator sixty-one years prior to the accident. The trial court directed a verdict in favor of the elevator installer. The appellate court concluded that the Plaintiff had presented sufficient evidence to warrant presentation of the question of negligence under the doctrine of res ipsa loquitur to the jury.
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