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