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Hodgkinson v Martin, [1929] 1 DLR 367


Martin (M) removed Hodgkinson (H) from the office. M believed he had the right to do so. H charges M with trespass to the person.


Does M's mistake absolve him?


Sincere mistake is no excuse; but it may reduce damages to nominal damages.

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