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Case No. 18-1200

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David and Rachael Sokol
v.
Robert and Eileen Morrissey

Appellant

David and Rachael Sokol

Appellee

Robert and Eileen Morrissey

Attorneys for Appellant

Billy J. Mallory and Allison M. Steuterman

Attorneys for Appellee

Kenneth R. Munro

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
18-1200
Date Published:
Jul 24, 2019
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Jeffrey D. Farrell, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Potterfield, P.J., and Tabor and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Tabor, J.  (9 pages)

            Homebuyers David and Rachael Sokol appeal an adverse ruling in their lawsuit against seller Bob Morrissey alleging breach of the implied warranty of good and workerlike construction.  OPINION HOLDS: Because we find substantial evidence supporting the district court’s conclusion the Sokols could have reasonably identified the claimed defects before purchasing the home, we affirm.

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