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Herrin v. Sutherland
Citation:241 P. 328 (Mont. 1925)
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The defendant was hunting water fowl on a property adjacent to the plaintiff’s. In the course of his hunt, he fired a shotgun at birds as they flew over the plaintiff’s cattle and home, causing the plaintiff to be disturbed. The plaintiff filed this motion for a nominal amount of damages, claiming that the shotgun fire prevented him from the quiet and peaceful enjoyment of his home.
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