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Banks and Banking: Negligence – Forged Checks – Comparative Fault

Where the victim of a previous forgery failed to safeguard his checkbook or lockbox against a mother and son who had previously stolen $8,000 from him through forgeries, the trial court did not err in finding that the victim's failure to exercise ordinary care substantially contributed to subsequent forgeries, and the allocation of 80 percent ...