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NEGLIGENCE - Duty and standard of care - Duty of care - Causation - Foreseeability and remoteness

Friday, April 27, 2018 @ 8:33 AM  

Action by the four plaintiffs for damages against the defendant, the Roman Catholic Episcopal Corp. of St. John's (Archdiocese). The plaintiffs were victims of abuse at the hands of several Christian Brothers during their childhood. At the time, they were residents of the Mount Cashel Orphanage for varying periods of time from the late 1940's until the late 1950's. They claimed damages for the abuse against the Archdiocese and The Christian Brothers Institute Inc. (Christian Brothers). The Archdiocese was the only remaining Defendant. The Christian Brothers...