Tag Archives: Judge Fredrick A. Rowlett

Jury gets negligence and causation issues (access required)

In these consolidated cases involving multiple vehicle collisions in a construction zone, the issues of negligence, proximate cause and superseding intervening causation will go to the jury. Overview Defendant Lakeside employed Mathis, who was driving the lead vehicle. Plaintiff Gregory ...

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Some claims survive demurrer in easement case (access required)

Plaintiffs’ claim of a prescriptive easement to use defendants’ road survives demurrer because the complaint alleges exclusive and continuous use, from which plaintiffs’ use under claim of right is presumed. Because plaintiffs have stated a claim, they can seek permanent ...

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