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Can damages be claimed for a very loud noise?

The Mishnah says: If a resident wants to open a store in his courtyard, his neighbor can protest to prevent him from doing so and say to him: I am unable to sleep due to the sound of people entering ...
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Is Bas Kol the heavenly voice always correct and how to identify Bas Kol from evil whispering?

As Bruce explained very well above, in the story from Bava Metzia 59b, the Bas Kol doesn't have authority to override halacha. In Eiruvin 13b, there is a story of Beit Hillel and Beit Shammai arguing ...
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