Motherwell et al v Motherwell (1976), 73 D.L.R. (3d) 62 (Alta. SC, App Div)

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Facts
  • The Defendant suffered a paranoid conversation and constantly called the defendants
Issue
  • Could these calls constitute nuisance?
Held
  • Although breach of privacy in itself is not a nuisance, the repeated and incessant phone calls could be nuisance
  • The wife may have been a licensee but that did not prevent her from recovering
  • Injunction awarded

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