Husband A filed for divorce on grounds of wife’s infidelity. They had separated over disagreements about the raising of their son and during the separation, the wife had had an affair with a lodger in her mother’s house.
An employee at Viterra had been dismissed for failing to attend work on numerous occasions. The employee had had an operation resulting in an absence and was having to deal with numerous problems with his son
Edith Brien had entered the men’s portion of the bar to sell socks. The proprietor had asked her to leave and had “handled” her in a way which was not proven but which may have led to her falling outside the door. Edith was looking for damages, the court ruled in favor of the Astoria.