Sorry about your situation. You may sue. Two issues need to be established. First, that the theatre has legal responsibility for the incident. Second, that you have a quantifiable injury. Tort law is not necessarily "fair". No injury = no claim. Legal equivalent of no harm = no foul. Speak to an attorney, see the doctor tomorrow. Good luck.
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Slip and falls are tough to prove and vary tremendously from state to state. Consult with a local lawyer for specific answers.
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I do not think I am going too far out on a legal limb here to speculate that the day anyone wins a case against a movie theatre for not having enough lights on during the movie will be unique.
The fact that there is always or almost always schmutz on the floor of a movie theatre is a problem for you. Slip and fall cases are not the 'slam dunk' of popular belief. There is an article linked below on the subject:
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You can sue a movie theater the same way you can sue any other establishment, as long as you can prove negligence, whether you slipped in a theater watching the Dark Knight or whether you were attacked by someone else.
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Dear Can You Sue a Movie Theater :
How did the visit to your physician go? As was previously mentioned, you need to establish both (i) duty of the movie theater, and (ii) injury to yourself. Historically, you will need to have sustained an injury beyond superficial (e.g., slight bruising or sprain would be considered superficial) before even considering and looking into whether or not the movie theater was responsible for your injury. Only once both elements are established will you have the chance of successful suit against the movie theater.
Kindly post what was learned from your physician and we can discuss this matter further.
yes you can sue see a lawer.
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