Unformatted text preview: This is considered contributory negligence . Defense : Dora Stubbs Meadows Verdict : Trial court judgment affirmed, Harris didn’t effectively try to stop, so she is guilty of contributory negligence in failing to act reasonably under the circumstances to avoid the collision. There are no damages paid to either party, both were negligent. Law and Economics Notes : Contributory negligence...
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- Fall '07
- contributory negligence, Carol P. Harris, Dora Stubbs Meadows