Just v. Chambers
312 U.S. 383 (1941)

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Just v. Chambers, 312 U.S. 383 (1941)

Just v. Chambers

No. 373

Argued February 5, 6, 1941

Decided March 3, 1941

312 U.S. 383

CERTIORARI TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS

FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT

1. The court accepts concurrent findings by two courts below on matters of fact. P. 312 U. S. 385.

2. By the law of Florida, a cause of action for personal injury due to another's negligence survives the death of the tortfeasor. P. 312 U. S. 385.

3. Federal statutory provision for limitation of liability embraces claims for damages against the vessel owner for personal injuries suffered on board through his negligence. P. 312 U. S. 385.

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