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Trying to Recover Public Costs Incurred in Dealing with Man-Made Disasters: The Free Public Services Doctrine

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This bulletin analyzes the free public services doctrine that denies recovery against a person or agency that commits a civil wrong, either intentionally or through negligence by a governmental agency that has incurred costs in remedying the public health or public safety hazards caused by the person or agencies' negligence.
Local Government Law Bulletin (NoCar KFN 7830 A15 L6), Vol. Issue 134, Aug 2013, p1-6, f