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Getting killed in a bar robbery



It's not the kind of death for which a long-distance trucker is entitled to collect worker's compensation benefits, at least not when it comes after eleven hours of drinking and playing pool. That's the view of an appeals court, whose decision the family of Phillip Shores is appealing to the Mississipppi Supreme Court.

 

 


Rafael Mangual
Project Manager,
Legal Policy
rmangual@manhattan-institute.org

Katherine Lazarski
Manhattan Institute
klazarski@manhattan-institute.org

 

Published by the Manhattan Institute

The Manhattan Insitute's Center for Legal Policy.