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High court tosses lawsuit over mower mishap

There are 2 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Jul 14, 2009, titled High court tosses lawsuit over mower mishap. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

The Wisconsin Supreme Court says a father who accidentally severed the feet of his two-year-old son with a riding lawnmower cannot hold the manufacturer liable for the injury.

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Durham, NC

#1 Jul 14, 2009
A tragic and horrible incident, but the right ruling. Individuals need to be responsible for their own actions.

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#2 Jul 16, 2009
A riding lawnmower without reverse? That's too weird.

How about a back-up beeper & mirrors?

These little pieces of equipment are already too expensive.

Sad about the boy's situation though.

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