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Bathe is not the same as swim…

You have to feel pretty sorry for the New South Wales couple who thought that they had a winning scratchie ticket. The rules of the ticket were that if the word and the picture matched, the person got the stipulated sum of money: Bale Kuzmanovski felt an ”explosion of elation” when the instant scratchie his […]

Stranger than fiction

I love a vivid judgment. It makes life as a lawyer interesting. The recent decision of J W Quinn J of the Ontario Superior Court, Miller v Carley, is one of those cases. Here are the first three paragraphs: After a busy day conducting illegal drug transactions, the plaintiff, the defendant and a mutual friend […]