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Case Brief
Steinberg v. Chicago Medical School
Plaintiff and Defendant
The plaintiff in this case is Robert Steinberg. The defendant in this case is Chicago Medical School.
Facts
The plaintiff Robert Steinberg applied for admission to the Chicago Medical School and paid $15 for the application fee. His application was denied. Steinberg brought an action against the school stating that they did not review his application based on the academic entrance criteria. He believes that his and other applications were based on nonacademic criteria, such as family affiliation to the school and monetary donations that his and other families did not provide. Steinberg claims that the school breeched the contract that was formed permitting admission to the school based on the outlined academic criteria.
Lower Courts
The trial court granted the defendant’s motion to dismiss, and Steinberg appealed.
Issue Appealed
Steinberg appealed and the trial court’s dismissal was reversed and the case was remanded.

Who Wins
At this point, there is no clear winner of the case, but after appealing the case was not dismissed, it was sent back to trial court for further consideration.

Reasoning
1. The failure to evaluate Steinberg’ application on the stated academic criteria constituted a breach of contract


Case Brief
Soldano v. O’Daniels
Plaintiff and Defendant
The plaintiff in this case is Soldano. The defendant in this case is O’Daniels.
Facts
On August 9 Darrell Soldano was shot and killed at the Happy Jack Saloon. Prior to the shooting a customer from the Happy Jack Saloon went across the street to the Circle Inn, an eating establishment owned and operated by O’Daniels to inform the bartender that a man had been threatened across the street. The patron asked the bartender to call the police or allow them to use the phone to call the police themselves. The bartender refused to call the police and did not let the patron use the phone. The plaintiff blames...

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