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Weaver v. Ward
ProfessorMelissa A. Hale
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Weaver v. Ward
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In the course of a military skirmishing drill, Defendant discharged his weapon. Although Defendant had no intention that it did so, his weapon caused injury to Plaintiff. Plaintiff brought suit against Defendant. Defendant argued that he was not liable for the injury because it was unintentional and was not his fault. Plaintiff demurred and was awarded damages.
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