Wednesday, January 31, 2007

proximate cause?

ChickensAnd you thought we had some weird cases in this country.

On msnbc.com last week was the report of a Chinese case in which the court ruled that the screaming of a little boy who was startled by a barking dog led to the deaths of a few hundred chickens, who in turn panicked and trampled each other to death in the henhouse. 

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http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legalwriting/2007/01/proximate_cause.html

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