Amory v. City of Lincoln

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Amory v. City of Lincoln

Case Number
S-15-0846
Call Date
August 30, 2016
Court Number
Lancaster
Case Summary

S-15-0846 Dawn Amory (Appellant) v. City of Lincoln

District Court of Lancaster County, Hon. Andrew Jacobsen

Civil: Sovereign Immunity & Negligence

Attorneys: Cameron E. Guenzel (Johnson, Flodman, Guenzel, & Widger)'Jocelyn Walsh Golden (City Attorney's Office)

Proceedings below: The district court granted the City of Lincoln's motion for summary judgment, finding that 1) Amory did not present sufficient evidence to establish that the sidewalk deviation constituted an unreasonably dangerous condition, 2) that sovereign immunity barred Amory's claims.

Issues: Whether the district court erred 1) in excluding the affidavit of Amory's expert witness; 2) in finding that Amory did not present sufficient evidence to establish that the sidewalk deviation constituted an unreasonably dangerous condition; 3) in finding that Neb. Rev. Stat. ' 13-910(1) barred Amory's claim; and 4) in finding that ' 13-910(2) barred Amory's claim.