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Torts Keyed to Christie
Singer v. Marx
Citation:144 Cal.App.2d 637, 301 P.2d 440 (1956)
Denise Singer and her father (Plaintiffs) sued Tim Marx (Defendant) for negligence and battery after throwing a rock that hit Plaintiff in the eye. Plaintiffs also sought recovery from Zeppo and Marion Marx (Defendants) for failing to control Tim’s propensity for throwing rocks. Reasonable inference of the evidence shows that Tim either intended to hit the Plaintiff with the rock, intended to hit her friend but accidentally hit Plaintiff, or negligently threw the rock.
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