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Bava Kamma 47: Eating Poison

What happens if someone brings property into someone else’s private domain, without permission, then the homeowner is exempt from paying for any damage to that property. With all expected ramifications… Permission to be there makes a difference, but what if the owner didn’t watch his property well? Also, if one brought produce I to another’s domain and the homeowner’s animal was injured – by slipping on the produce or by eating it, there are many questions regarding liability – and who is responsible for making sure that the animal didn’t do damage to the produce) (or that the produce didn’t harm the animal).

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Anne and Yardaena

Anne Gordon is the deputy editor of Ops & Blogs at The Times of Israel. She is a veteran educator, having taught in high school and post-high school institutions in Israel and America for several decades. Yardaena Osband is a pediatrician and teaches in her community and online. They both hail from Boston, proud alumna of Maimonides School, where they first learned Gemara. Talking Talmud is their conversation (via podcast) on the daf yomi. They say: "Learning the daf? We have something for you to think about. Not learning the daf? We have something for you to think about! (Along with a taste of the daf...) Join the conversation with us!"
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