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Court Rejects Boater's PI Claim Under Public Nuisance Theory (access required)

A Lake Murray boater who suffered personal injuries when he collided with a dock could not maintain a private cause of action for public nuisance, the Supreme Court has ruled. In a 3-2 decision, the court declined to recognize a common law cause of action under the doctrine of public nuisance for purely personal injuries. The ...

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