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U.S. immune from suit over slip-and-fall at commissary (access required)

Where custodial functions at the Fort Eustis commissary were performed by an independent contractor, and the government had the discretion to retain that contractor, the government had immunity against a suit where the plaintiff alleged injuries as a result of slipping on a liquid in the commissary’s produce department. Background The amended complaint alleges the plaintiff slipped ...