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Tort Law - Practice and procedure - Grounds for appeal - Verdict unreasonable - Answers not supported by evidence - Verdict not sound in law

Thursday, December 01, 2016 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal by the plaintiffs, Hamilton and his spouse, from a jury verdict in their personal injury action against the defendants, Bluewater Recycling Association (BRA) and Bonnett. The plaintiff’s motorcycle collided with a truck owned and operated by the defendants on a foggy morning in 2010. Both vehicles drove east as the sun rose. Witnesses provided conflicting testimony on visibility and the extent of the fog. Bonnett testified that he signaled to turn left and steered to circumvent a van stopped facing southbound. Hamilton pulled out to...