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South Carolina woman loses part of arm in pit bull attack

Burriss & Ridgeway | July 28, 2015

dog bite attorney south carolinaNEWS July 28 2015 – South Carolina woman loses part of arm in pit bull attack. Area media outlets report that 48-year-old Katherine Rizk was attacked late Sunday at her home and is in the intensive care unit of the Medical University of South Carolina Hospital in Charleston. Read more here: http://www.thestate.com/news/local/article29090995.html ‪#‎dogbite‬ ‪#‎injuryattorney‬

Did you know that, with regards to dog bites, South Carolina is a strict liability state, meaning that if your dog attacks a person and is unprovoked, you the owner are responsible for the damages. It does not matter whether or not you could have predicted what happened or whether your animal had ever shown a propensity to cause harm in the past.

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