Appeal Nos. 108 March Term, 1975 and 317 January Term, 1975, from the Order of the Superior Court entered September 23, 1974, at Nos. 82 and 117, April Term, 1974 and December 11, 1974, at No. 284 October Term, 1974; Silvestri and Hirsch, Judges.
Ralph A. Davies, Thomson, Rhodes & Grigsby, James F. Manley, Burns, Manley & Little, Pittsburgh, for appellant in No. 108.
Lewis H. Van Dusen, Jr., Chief Counsel, Joseph F. Keener, Jr., General Claims Atty., Emil F. Toften, Deputy General Claims Atty., Frederick T. Lachat, Jr., Philadelphia, for appellant in No. 317.
Mathew Verlich, Stokes, Lurie & Tracy, Pittsburgh, for appellee in No. 108.
George P. Stahl, Jr., Philadelphia, for appellee in No. 317.
Robert R. Artz, Philadelphia, Richard Klaber, Dickie, McCamey & Chilcotte, Pittsburgh, Francis H. Patrano, Patrano, Ceisler, Edwards & Pettit, California, for Pa. Defense Institute.
Norman M. Berger, Philadelphia, Craig W. Bremer, Harrisburg, for amicus curiae.
Jones, C. J., and Eagen, O'Brien, Roberts, Pomeroy, Nix and Manderino, JJ. Roberts, J., filed a dissenting opinion in which Pomeroy and Nix, JJ., join.
Our disposition of these consolidated appeals is controlled by our decision in Lamp v. Heyman, 469 Pa. , 366 A.2d 882 (1976).
In No. 108 March Term, 1975, the order of the Superior Court is affirmed.
In No. 317 January Term, 1975, the order of the Superior ...