Cases of Interest
During the voir dire procedure, a trial court has discretion to restrict the content of a brief opening statement or to disallow a brief opening statement if it contains objectionable matter, despite the phrase “shall allow a brief opening statement” in California Code of Civil Procedure section 225.5(d).
Impairments while recovering from surgery could qualify as a “disability” despite being short-term because there are no categorical temporal limitations for disabilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act.READ MORE
Drivers parking alongside freeways are not exempt from the duty of drivers to exercise ordinary care for others in their use of streets and highways.READ MORE
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