Can I sue my friend for selling me a mattress full of bed bugs? 2 Answers as of September 24, 2017

I bought a mattress from a friend and it was full of bed bugs. The bed bugs bit me and my two year old son.

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James Sterling Lawrence, Attorney at Law | James Sterling Lawrence
You could but it would be hard to win. When he sold it, did he make a guarantee of no bedbugs? Also, how would you prove the bedbugs did not get there after the mattress got to your house?
Answer Applies to: Michigan
Replied: 9/24/2017
Law Offices of Ronald A. Steinberg & Associates | Ronald A. Steinberg, BA, MA, JD
Yes. A friend shouldn't do that. Obviously they were not your friend.
Answer Applies to: Michigan
Replied: 9/20/2017
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