West Headnote of the Day – December 17, 2009

December 17, 2009

West's Key 48A Automobiles
West's Key 48AV Injuries from Operation, or Use of Highway
West's Key 48AV(A) Nature and Grounds of Liability
West's Key 48Ak202 Contributory Negligence
West's Key 48Ak224 Passenger, Guest, or Occupant
West's Key 48Ak224(7) k. Position in Vehicle.

Under New York law, automobile passenger cannot ride in unreasonable position.
Estevez v. United States, 72 F. Supp. 2d 205 (S.D.N.Y. 1999)

Suggested by Calista Menzhuber, Legal Information Analyst, West

48A Automobiles