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August 14, 2013

  • 228 Judgment
  • 228V On Motion or Summary Proceeding
  • 228k181 Grounds for Summary Judgment
  • 228k181(15) Particular Cases
  • 228k181(33) k. Tort Cases in General.

228 JudgmentGenuine issue of material fact existed as to whether defendant driver was negligent when she hit alligator located on highway and whether such negligence caused automobile accident, precluding summary judgment in action by plaintiff driver against defendant driver for injuries he sustained in motor vehicle accident.
Gagliano v. Gosling, 768 So. 2d 47 (La. App. 4 Cir. 1991)
Suggested by Marie Erickson, Attorney; Louisiana Legal Research; New Orleans, LA