Rylands v Fletcher [1868] UKHL 1 17 July 1868

Tort

Principle:

When one person, in managing his own affairs, causes, however innocently, damage to another, it is obviously only just that he should be the party to suffer.

[Full judgement: Rylands v Fletcher [1868] UKHL 1 17 July 1868.]

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