Sister’s Wrongful Death Does Not entitle siblings to pecuniary damages
Higgins v. Arseneau, 2019 NBCA 21
Caroline Higgins was 46 when she was killed in a motorcycle accident. Ms. Higgins was jogging on the sidewalk when David Arseneau drove his motorcycle up onto the sidewalk and struck her. Ms. Higgins practiced law, was unmarried and had no children. Her Will left the entire residue of her estate in trust for the benefit of her niece, who is disabled.
Ms. Higgins’ Estate brought an action against Mr....Read More