Harron v. Freeport UFSD

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Brief Description of Case:

Adult plaintiff was illegally riding her bicycle on a village street that abuts school property. She hit a mis-leveled portion, and fell off of her bicycle, sustain a fractured jaw.

Court or Jury’s Decision and Reasoning:

Court granted us SJ as the Village, while it imposes a duty on the adjoining landowner to fix sidewalks, does not confer liability on them; the District did not make special use of the sidewalk; plaintiff was illegally riding her bicycle on same.

The Best Possible Defense

Attorneys:

Lynne Pommesberger

Party We Represent:

Freeport UFSD

Venue:

Supreme Court, Nassau County

Date:

December 2018