Posts tagged assault
What Happens in Assault Cases in Canada

If you have been assaulted, whether the fight was unprovoked or not, you can see the other party for any major injuries you have suffered. These injuries can include loss of income, pain and suffering as well as other damages. How? Personal injury lawsuits can be used to seek out punitive damages. These charges are meant to punish the accused when they have done something particularly bad.

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Assault Victims: What Are Your Options?

Some personal injury lawsuits are filed over accidents such as a slip and fall or even a car crash. In some cases, however, the action that caused the harm was not accidental but rather intentional. In personal injury law context, ‘assault’ and ‘battery are intentional torts that can form the basis of a lawsuit to be presented in civil court. This article focuses on assault tort cases.

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