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Property Law Keyed to Singer
Popov v. Hayashi
Citation:2002 WL 31833731 (Cal. Super. 2002)
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On October 7, 2001, Barry Bonds hit a record setting 73rd home run. The baseball went into the arcade and landed in the upper webbing of Popov’s softball glove. However, Popov was immediately attacked by others in the crowd. It was unclear whether Popov was able to complete the catch and when he dropped the ball. Hayashi was standing near Popov and was also forced to the ground by the mob where he saw the loose ball. Hayashi then picked up the ball and put it in his pocket.
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