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Society of California Pioneers v. Baker

Soc’y of Cal. Pioneers v. Baker, No. 92-945939 (Cal. Super. Ct. May 2, 1997) (granting summary judgment), rev’d, 50 Cal. Rptr. 2d 865 (Cal. Ct. App. 1996) (ordering trial court to enter judgment for plaintiff).

The Society of California Pioneers brought suit against Roger Baker for the return of a gold quartz cane handle stolen from a display case over a decade earlier. The trial court ruled for Baker on the grounds that the action was barred by the

statute of limitations. The appellate court . . . .

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