nuisance

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(law) a broad legal concept including anything that disturbs the reasonable use of your property or endangers life and health or is offensive

a bothersome annoying person

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120) This same court also held that "[t]he category of interests covered by the tort of nuisance ought not to be and need not be closed .
Use of the tort of nuisance also violates the free public services doctrine, under which "public expenditures made in the performance of governmental functions are not recoverable.
The non-delegable duty can also be distinguished from the tort of nuisance.
Establishing the tort of nuisance requires proof of the following:
Then, in the second half of School's In, I will present the outlines for a civil trial of the tort of nuisance, based on a recent Ontario case.