Can I be sued for refusing to provide my car insurace card to someone who borrowed my car?
Question Details: A young lady borrowed my car. She was pulled over for not stopping soon enough at a stoplight. She didn't get a ticket for that, but she did get a $500 ticket because she didn't know where my car insurance card was. I refused to give her a copy of the card, so she had to pay the $500. Can she sue me for the cost of the ticket?
Yes, you could be sued for this, because your intentional act exposed her to liability and caused her to incur a cost (the ticket): when our actions cost another person money, that person could sue (for example, in small claims court) to recover the money we cost them.
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