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Paul v. National Life
Citation:177 W.Va. 427, 352 S.E.2d 550 (1986)
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Two residents of West Virginia, Eliza Vickers and Aloha Jane Paul, took a weekend trip to Indiana, where they died in a car crash when Ms. Vickers lost control of the car. The estate of Ms. Paul (plaintiff) brought a wrongful death claim against the estate of Ms. Vickers and National Life Accident Company (Defendants) in West Virginia. Defendants moved for summary judgment based on Indiana’s guest passenger statue.
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