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Foster v. Preston Mill Co.
Supreme Court of Washington
44 Wash. 2d 440, 268 P.2d 645 (1954)
Preston Mill Co. (Preston) (defendant) was engaged in blasting, the noise and/or vibration of which frightened a mink owned by B.W. Foster (plaintiff) and caused the mink to kill its kittens. Foster brought a claim against Preston on the theory of strict liability. The trial court found in favor of Foster. Preston appealed.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Hamley, J.)
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