19.01 [1986 Revision] Verdict Directing Modification-Multiple Causes of Damage
This is a Missouri Jury Instructions form that can be used for 19 within Jury Instructions.
Instruction No 1 19.01 [1986 Revision] Verdict Directing Modification--Multiple Causes of Damage In a case involving two or more causes of damage, the "direct result" language of paragraph Third of verdict directing instructions such as 17.01 and 17.02 might be misleading. In such cases plaintiff, at his option, may substitute one of the following: Third, such negligence directly caused or directly contributed to cause damage to plaintiff. Third, such negligence either directly caused damage to plaintiff or combined with the [acts of (here describe another causing damage) ] [condition of the (here describe product) ] to directly cause damage to plaintiff.