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No Punitive Damages May be Awarded Against an Estate for Dog Bite Claim against Deceased Defendant

By on September 12, 2014 in Blog with 1 Comment
No Punitive Damages May be Awarded Against an Estate for Dog Bite Claim against Deceased Defendant

Veronica Maciag, a minor, was attacked by a pit bull owned by the decedent defendant, Kenneth Kantor. There had been prior incidents involving this dog, in which the dog had escaped and bitten people. The minor filed suit against Kantor to recover for her injuries. After the lawsuit was filed, Kantor passed away and his […]

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