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Chandelor v. Lopus
 Cro.Jac. 4
Lopus (plaintiff) purchased what he believed to be a bezoar stone from a goldsmith, Chandelor (defendant). Chandelor claimed the object was a bezoar stone, but this proved false. Chandelor made no warranty, and it was not known whether Chandelor himself believed the object to be a bezoar stone. Lopus brought an action against Chandelor. The King’s Bench ruled in favor of Lopus. The case then came before the Exchequer Chamber on appeal.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning
Dissent (Anderson, J.)
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