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THE GOOD SAMARITAN, THE EGG SHELL SKULL RULE AND THE NEIGHBOUR PRINCIPLE BY ZACHAEUS

THE GOOD SAMARITAN, THE EGG SHELL SKULL RULE AND THE NEIGHBOUR PRINCIPLE BY ZACHAEUS

THE GOOD SAMARITAN, THE EGG SHELL SKULL RULE AND THE NEIGHBOUR PRINCIPLE Introduction The idea of a person being under an obligation to rescue or render assistance to another person who is injured or in peril has its origins in the biblical parable of the Good Samaritan. In that parable, Jesus answered a lawyer’s question of “who is my neighbour?” by stating that the neighbour was the person who showed mercy to the injured man in the story and that…

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MARITAL RAPE AND ASSAULT

MARITAL RAPE AND ASSAULT

This comes up for consideration in a scenario such as this: Where he keeps beating his wife. She feels wronged but thinks there is nothing one can do about it.
Here is something, such a man can be sued successfully for the offence of assault.
If you are in an abusive relationship and you do not do something about it, you are endangering yourself. Violent behavior towards one another is wrong no matter who does it and family members are not exempted!

Divorce: Sole Ground For Dissolution of Marriage

Divorce: Sole Ground For Dissolution of Marriage

Divorce: Sole Ground For Dissolution of Marriage “Man proposes, God disposes!” was her exact thought. Tara had always wanted to study Economics at the University of Ibadan. She had heard so much about the Premier University right from her days at Brighter Rose College. The connections of Prof. Wole Soyinka, her favourite author with the prestigious institution also increased her interest in the University. Hardly would a day pass without Tara searching for “University of Ibadan” on google. Tara George…

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