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Case File: Cerberus vs. Heracles

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Case Description: Complainant (Cerberus) accuses Defendant (Heracles) of dognapping. As his twelfth labor, Heracles captured Cerberus and dragged him back to the land of the living.

Case Status: Dismissed. Hades and Persephone signed off on Heracles borrowing Cerberus for a bit. Cerberus was taken immediately back to the Underworld, so no harm no foul.

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