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Supreme Court tosses dram shop claim due to contributory negligence (access required)

  A Charlotte woman’s decision to consume at least 10 alcoholic drinks in a few hours was grossly negligent as a matter of law, and so her estate can’t sue the hotel which served her those fatal drinks under a theory of common law dram shop liability, a closely divided North Carolina Supreme Court ruled March ...

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