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Government Law - Crown - Actions by and against Crown - Negligence by Crown - Nuisance by Crown

Thursday, July 21, 2016 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by George and Bellows from the dismissal of their claims in public nuisance and negligence against the Province in relation to moose-vehicle collisions (MVCs). Their proposed class action related to the growing problem with MVCs based on the hyper-abundant population of moose on the island of Newfoundland. Over the years, the Province undertook several initiatives to counteract the number of MVCs, including clearing trees next to highways and undertaking public education campaigns. The appellants sought to represent those persons injured or killed in MVCs in...