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CHAPTER 6: QUIZModern Railways Co. operates a cargo railroad service between New York and Boston. A train owned by Modern Railways derails due to a maintenance problem. The train collides with a delivery truck owned by CraftCo, shattering $100,000 worth of porcelain inside. If CraftCo sues Modern Railways Co. for negligence, CraftCo may be able to recover:
Melissa's tugboat accidentally collides with Tyler's yacht, and Tyler sues Melissa for negligence. A federal jury finds Melissa liable and awards Tyler $5,000 in compensatory damages as well as $50 million in punitive damages. Melissa appeals to the United States Supreme Court, challenging the punitive damages award. If the Supreme Court heard the case, it would likely:
and knocks out Nate's tooth. Nate may bring a lawsuit against Ethan:
Wilhelm has an argument with his apartment roommate, Arthur. Wilhelm tells Arthur that if he leaves their apartment, Wilhelm will lock Arthur in his room when he returns. Arthur, frustrated with Wilhelm, leaves the apartment to take a walk. If Arthur were to sue Wilhelm for false imprisonment, Arthur would most likely:

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