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Scary stories did not foster pagan cult

Oct 30, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

Reading of stories about witches and goblins in school curriculum didn’t foster pagan religious beliefs.

Haunted House was not unreasonably dangerous

Oct 29, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

Haunted House was not unreasonably dangerous because of brick wall covered with black visqueen

Common knowledge that wheat is planted in autumn

Oct 28, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

It is common knowledge that wheat is planted in autumn and harvested the following summer

Being Facebook friends does not demonstrate a close relationship

Oct 27, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

Being Facebook friends doesn’t make the actual relationship between two people close.

Don’t blame the 3-year-old tricyclist

Oct 24, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

Don’t expect to recover from a 3-year-old tricyclist who runs into you without pleading and proving some fault

Pumpkin pie is not inherently dangerous

Oct 23, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

Supermarket’s giving away samples of pumpkin pie covered with whipped cream did not constitute an inherently dangerous activity

Roadside catnap doesn’t make it an overnight trip

Oct 22, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

A catnap in your car doesn’t make it an overnight trip.

Fall festival is a social activity

Oct 21, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

An employee “fall festival” qualifies as a social activity

Apple orchard operation qualified as “farming”

Oct 20, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

An apple orchard operation qualifies as “farming”

A “Dance Hall” is any place that the public dances

Oct 17, 2014 By: Legal Solutions

Any part of the premises devoted to public dances is a “dance hall”

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