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Anderson v. Sears, Roebuck & Co
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The Plaintiff, Helen Britian (Plaintiff), was severely burned as a young child when her home was destroyed by a fire. The blaze was caused by a heater negligently manufactured by the Defendants, Sears and Controls Company of America (Defendants). The jury awarded plaintiff $2,000,000 in compensatory damages. Defendants moved for remittitur.
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