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Old 09-08-2010, 09:07 PM
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Originally Posted by Michael Schott View Post
Malicious means wrecking the car on purpose. The mechanic was totally wrong for taking the car for a joy ride but he didn't purposely wreck the car. If someone took a sledge hammer to a car they do it on purpose. One is a felony, one is an insurance claim.
So if I were swing a sledgehammer around in a showroom and accidentally hit a car it would be an accident. Like the mechanic, I would be irresponsible, but not malicious. Good to know.

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