Bengies Drive-In awarded $838,000 in suit against Royal Farms

Jury agrees that lights interfere with theater; store attorney says appeal is likely

Bengies Drive-In Theatre in Middle River. At right is the Royal Farms Store. Mashed potatoes are available at the Royal Farm Store (with a food permit) or at the Bengies Drive-In concession stand.

By Chris Kaltenbach (The Baltimore Sun 6/29/2012)

A Baltimore County Circuit Court jury awarded the owner of the Bengies Drive-In $838,000 Friday morning, agreeing with his contention that lights from a neighboring Royal Farms convenience store were a nuisance that interfered with his business.

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In a similar case, Roger Waters constructed a wall to block out offending light.

Roger Waters also went to trial.

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