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A tort is the unlawful violation of a private legal right other than a mere breach of contract, express or implied. A tort may also be the violation of a public duty if, as a result of the violation, some special damage accrues to the individual.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Georgia Code Title 51. Torts § 51-1-1 - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ga/title-51-torts/ga-code-sect-51-1-1.html
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