Missed his mark

December 23, 2013

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360 StatesEvidence that plaintiff minor was shot by state trooper, an expert marksman, who was rescuing her after lioness had grabbed her arm in its teeth and held her to bars of cage created question for jury whether state trooper had been ordinarily negligent.

Lee v. State, 490 P.2d 1206 (Alaska 1971)

Suggested by Anmei Goldsmith, Assistant Attorney General; State of Alaska, Department of Law; Anchorage, Ala.