Damages OK'd For NJ Homeowners With Dune-Blocked Views

Law360, New York (October 28, 2013, 6:56 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey appellate panel on Monday ruled the City of Ocean City, N.J., must compensate two couples whose beachfront views were impeded by sand dunes erected by the city, while affirming that Ocean City has no contractual obligation to maintain the dunes.

A three-judge panel on the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division ruled Ocean City must compensate Mr. and Mrs. Daniel T. Hughes and Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas J. Talotta, the owners of condominiums in the same two-story facility, whose view of the...
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