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Hadley v. Baxendale
Citation:9 Exch. 341, 156 Eng. Rep. 145 (Ct. of the Exch., 1854).
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Hadley v. Baxendale
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Plaintiffs’ mill was stopped by a broken crank shaft. Plaintiffs’ sent in the shaft for repair. Delivery of the new shaft was delayed, however, due to some neglect. The delay lasted several days during which Plaintiffs’ were unable to operate the mill. Plaintiffs then sued for lost profits.
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