California Supreme Court Watch

Jul 05, 2017
#17-200 Scholes v. Lambirth Trucking Co., S241825. (C070770; 10 Cal.App.5th 590; Colusa County Superior Court; CV23759.)

#17-200 Scholes v. Lambirth Trucking Co., S241825. (C070770; 10 Cal.App.5th 590; Colusa County Superior Court; CV23759.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Are the double damages provisions of Civil Code section 3346 applicable to negligently caused fire damage to trees?

Review granted: 06/21/2017

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