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Granite Construction Co. v. Superior Court
California Courts of Appeals
197 Cal. Rptr. 3 (1984)
Granite Construction Co. (defendant) was building a power plant. An accident at the site resulted in the death of seven construction workers. A grand jury indicted Granite Construction for manslaughter. Granite Construction filed a petition with the court alleging that corporations were exempt from prosecution for manslaughter.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Woolpert, J.)
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