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Bob Ferguson

AGO 1953 NO. 180 > Dec 3 1953

The county is not liable to an abutting owner for damages to his trees or other vegetation occasioned by the roots thereof extending into the right of way and coming in contact with a chemical placed on the right of way for weed eradication, when the county does not have definite knowledge that damage will ensue.