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Court of Claims — Wrongful Death: House v. State

New York State Court of Claims Wrongful Death Standing House v. State 120559 Judge Minarik Background: The claimant commenced an action for wrongful death after Jonathan M. Flower died of a heroin overdose while an inmate at the Attica Correctional Facility. The defendant moved to dismiss as the claimant lacked the capacity to maintain the action. Ruling: The Court of Claims ...