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Ranson v. Kitner
ProfessorMelissa A. Hale
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Ranson v. Kitner
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Plaintiff sued Defendants for the value of his dog after they killed it while hunting wolves. Defendants admitted to killing Plaintiff’s dog, but argued that they were not liable because they did so out of a good faith belief that it was a wolf. The jury found them liable for the value of the dog.
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