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State Dept. of Transportation, 1998 P.D. 109 (1998), plaintiff Hansen was seriously injured after driving her vehicle through an unmarked construction hole on a highway bridge. The South Dakota Supreme Court upheld a lower court`s decision to dismiss the case on the grounds that sovereign immunity prevented Hansen from suing the state Department of Transportation. Many States have amended their immunity laws to allow claims based on gross negligence; Others distinguish between ministerial (judicial) and discretionary obligations, according to which claims are admissible only for negligence in the performance of ministerial functions or functions. This website is administered by Bridge Legal Ventures, LLC (“Bridge Legal”) and provides marketing and referral services to you and various law firms (“Law Firms”). The Site is intended to provide you with information and educational material about the law and to put you in touch with law firms that may provide you with legal services appropriate to your request (the “Services”). This website is administered on behalf of a co-operative by unaffiliated sponsoring law firms (the “Law Firms”) to provide the public with an opportunity to learn more about insolvency law and to interact with insolvency lawyers. In addition to educating the public about insolvency law, we offer users the opportunity to file information about their specific insolvency case and request to be contacted by one of the sponsoring law firms to discuss their case and possibly ask them to represent them.

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