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Roberts v. State of Louisiana
Citation:396 So.2d 566 (La. Ct. App. 1981)
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William Roberts (Plaintiff) fell and was injured in a U.S. Post Office buiodling after being bumped into by Mike Burson, the blind concession stand operator who was walking to the bathroom without a cane at the time of the incident. The plaintiff sued the State of Louisiana (Defendant) under the theories of respondeat superior and negligent failure to supervise safe operation of the concession stand.
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