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Asked on: 2/02/10, 6:21 pm

My landlady came to my door at 9:30pm last night. I was in bed, therefore my front porch light was turned OFF to save electricity. She claims that she fell and hurt herself. Am I liable in any way?

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Answered on: 2/07/10, 6:57 pm by Jeffrey Garvin

Probably not. She would need to prove that you were somehow negligent and there is no requirement at a private dwelling that you leave a light on at the front porch.


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