Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Robert J. DeBry, Salt Lake City, for plaintiff and appellant.
Max Wheeler, Stephen Roth of Show, Christensen & Martineau, Salt Lake City, for defendants and respondents.
Supreme Court of Utah.
HALL, Chief Justice:
Plaintiff brought this action seeking damages for alleged defects and deficiencies in the construction of residential condominiums. At the close of all of the evidence, the trial court directed a verdict in favor of defendants and plaintiff appeals.
In directing a verdict, the court is not free to weigh the evidence and thus invade the province of the jury, whose prerogative it is to judge the facts.1 A directed...
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