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Unformatted text preview: who Leichtman was, and deliberately blew the smoke at him, it is considered a battery. Court also emphasis that, no matter how little the contact is, it is still sue-able. They cannot just toss the case out because there are more important cases in queue. There must be a place for people to sort out their tortuous actions, and currently only the courts have the ability to do so. Holding: The host committed battery when he was blowing smoke air into the plaintiff. No matter how small the claim is, it is still a battery under the statute. Synthesis: Dissent/Concurrences:...
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- Fall '11