Ponyicki v Sawayama

Ponyicki v Sawayama

Ponyicki v Sawayama, [1943] SCR 197
This is an appeal from Ponyicki v Sawayama (58 B.C.R. 299). The plaintiff appealed to increase the amount of money given to him as compensation following the death of his wife in a motor accident, struck by a vehicle being driven by one of the defendants. The Justices ultimately dismissed the appeal, citing a lack of evidence of pecuniary loss exceeding what the trial judge had already awarded in damages.



Ponyicki v Sawayama


Researcher: Monique F. Ulysses
Researcher: Lauren Chalaturnyk
Metadata author: Connell Parish
Metadata author: Gordon Lyall
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Source: Supreme Court of Canada. Supreme Court Reports. 1943.


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