Dear old Dad

I saw this story about the “value of a father” in light of the impending paternal holiday.  If you had to hire someone to do things that a father does, it would cost $X.  Not surprisingly, most estimates for the “value of a mother” tend be much higher.  Ahem.

Father and son

What does this mean to you:

Though it seems a bit unseemly, and certainly incomplete, this can be one tool or method for doing exactly what we ask juries to do everyday in wrongful death cases – figure out how much money a particular human life is worth.

 

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