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Laureano v. Louzoun
Citation:560 N.Y.S.2d 337 (N.Y. App. Div. 1990)
One day the plaintiff put two large pots of water on her stove to boil. While in the process of pouring the boiling water from one pot into the other, the plaintiff banged the pots against each other, causing the building water to spill onto her knee and feet. The plaintiff argued that the defendant’s failure in failing to provide heat and hot water to the premises and failing to maintain the boiler in a proper working condition caused the accident.
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