The New York Times reports that a case before Justice Paul Wooten of State Supreme Court in Manhattan involved two 4 years olds riding bicycles with training wheels who struck an 87-year-old woman named Claire Menagh. The elderly Ms. Menagh later died of her injuries. Her estate brought suit against the 4 year olds and their parents. Judge Wooten in his decision allowed the suit to proceed, referring to a 1928 case. “Juliet Breitman, however, was over the age of 4 at the time of the subject incident. For infants above the age of 4, there is no bright-line rule.”
Read the entire article at http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/29/nyregion/29young.html?src=ISMR_AP_LO_MST_FB.