Claim of the week: When bears attack

No bear puns or jokes or anything. This is a tragic case of an 11-year-old killed by a bear.

During the trial, lawyers for Samuel Ives’ family argued the U.S. Forest Service was negligent for failing to close the campground after a bear confronted another camper there earlier in the day. They say the agency should have closed the site until the bear was killed.

Read the article and see how much liability you think the Forest Service should have.

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