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Vance v. Estate of Myers
Supreme Court of Alaska
494 P.2d 816 (1972)
Howard Holbert was appointed administrator of the estate of Charles Myers. A court order permitted Holbert to operate a bar that had been owned by Myers. John Vance was beaten and physically injured while at the bar. Vance (plaintiff), through his wife who acted as his guardian ad litem, brought a tort action against Holbert (defendant) as the administrator of Myers’ estate, alleging that Vance’s injuries were in part the result of actions by Holbert and an employee of Holbert.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Connor, J.)
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