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Campo v. Scofield
New York Court of Appeals
95 N.E.2d 802 (1950)
Antonio Campo (plaintiff) was using an onion-topping machine manufactured by Curtiss Scofield and others (defendants). Campo’s hands became stuck in the machine, injuring him. Campo brought a suit for design defect, alleging that the machine should have been designed with a guard. The defendants filed a motion to dismiss. The trial court denied the motion. The appellate division reversed. Campo appealed.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Fuld, J.)
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