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Reynolds v. Texas & Pacific Railway Co.
Louisiana Court of Appeals
37 La.Ann. 694 (1885)
Reynolds (plaintiff) fell down a stairway operated by Texas & Pacific Railway Co. (Texas & Pacific) (defendant) while trying to catch a train. It was dark out and the stairway was not lighted and did not have a handrail. Reynolds brought suit against Texas & Pacific for negligence. The trial court ruled in favor of Reynolds.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Fenner, J.)
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