(2018) JELR 107879 (HC)    
High Court  ·  SUIT NO: GJ 991/2016 ·  27 Jul 2018 ·  Ghana
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1st defendant
2nd defendant
screw driver
plaintiff’s testimony
material times
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result of the injury
above testimony
bank of ghana flats
case of the plaintiff
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statement of claim
act of 1st defendant
acts of 1st defendant
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colleagues of the 1st defendant
conduct of 1st defendant
copy of police medical
copy of x-ray request form
defendants’ evidence
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husband mr. benjamin duffuor
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registry of this court
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service of the writ
support of her case
x-ray report


i. Introduction

[1] By a writ of summons sealed at the registry of this Court on July 13, 2016 the Plaintiff  claims against the Defendants: 

i. A declaration that 1st Defendant was in the ordinary course of his employment  with 2nd Defendant when he stabbed Plaintiff causing the injuries she sustained. ii. A declaration that 2nd Defendant is vicariously liable for the conduct of 1st Defendant when he stabbed Plaintiff resulting in the injuries she sustained. iii. A declaration that the act of 1st Defendant stabbing Plaintiff resulting in the injuries  she sustained is trespass to her person by assault and battery. 

iv. General damages

v. Costs 

vi. Any other relief(s) this Honourable Court deems just and equitable.  

[2] After the service of the writ with its accompanying statement of claim on the Defendants,  an appearance was entered and later a joint statement of defence filed on behalf of the Defendants. 

ii. The Issues 

[3] The issues set out in the application for directi…

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