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Eggshell-Skull Principle


Rule that holds a tortfeasor liable for the full extent of the harm caused by the tort, even if the severity of the harm is due to the victim's innate condition or vulnerability, of which the tortfeasor could not possibly have been aware. This rule is also known as the thin-skull rule.

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