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Zeni v. Anderson
Citation:397 Mich. 117, 243 N.W.2d 270 (1976)
Eleanor Zeni (Plaintiff), a nurse, was walking along the side of the road when she was hit by Karen Anderson (Defendant), who was driving in her car, resulting in severe injuries. Zeni was walking on a frequently used pedestrian path in the road, rather than on the snowy and slippery sidewalk. Anderson argued that Zeni was partially responsible because she had violated a Michigan statute by walking in the road and facing away from oncoming traffic.
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