Landlord not responsible for child's burn injuries.

Position:LANDLORD'S NEGLIGENCE
 
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Tenant sued landlord for negligence, after her baby was injured in her apartment. Tenant claimed that there was inadequate heat and hot water, and left a pot of boiling water on the stove to provide heat. Somehow the water spilled, and her baby suffered burn injuries. The court granted landlord's request to dismiss the case without a trial. The lack of heat and hot water wasn't the cause of the baby's injuries. Tenant's act of...

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