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52   LAWS OF ONTARIO

is the man, that he is of brutal and violent temper or has had a bad reputation.

Generally the Appellate Court will not interfere with the finding of the jury unless it appears quite clear that the jury have acted under a misconception with regard to the points which they should have kept in view.

SEDUCTION.

Under certain circumstances seduction is a criminal offence and is dealt with in The Criminal Code. In this work, however, we are concerned more particularly with the civil action for seduction. The action can-not be brought by the woman seduced, but must be brought by someone who, at least in theory, has the right to her services and who has been deprived of them by reason of her seduction and consequent confinement. The action might be brought by a parent with whom the daughter is living. In almost all cases the action is brought by one or the other parent and it is not necessary to prove that there was any agreement as to service, the existence of the relation being presumed


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