L. A. No. 21850
39 Cal. 2d 462; 247 P.2d 324; 1952
Partial new trial on damages was improperly ordered as issue of liability was very close and record evidence suggested that award was the result of a compromise, and thus, it would have been unjust to have a new trial limited to issue of damages.
Carter, Jesse W., "Leipert v. Honold [DISSENT]" (1952). Jesse Carter Opinions. 381.