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Jess v. Herrmann
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Plaintiff and Defendant were involved in a car accident and both were injured. Each sought damages from the other, claiming negligence on either side. The jury found both partially at fault. The trial court, over the objection of both parties, set off the their respective damages, entering a single net judgment in favor of the Plaintiff, and denying Defendant any recovery. Both sides appealed.
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