posted on Sep, 9 2010 @ 02:08 PM
Mistress ordered to pay $5.9 million to wife she wronged
By Paul Thompson, The Daily Telegraph September 9, 2010 2:34 PM Be the first to post a comment
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A spurned American wife has won $5.9 million Cdn in compensation from the woman who broke up her marriage.Photograph by: Chris Mikula, Ottawa
CitizenA spurned American wife has won $5.9 million Cdn in compensation from the woman who broke up her marriage.
Dr Lynn Arcara used a centuries-old law of "alienation of affection" to sue one of her closest friends after the woman stole her husband of six
Dr Arcara was several months pregnant with her first child when she invited Susan Pecoraro to stay at her home in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, so that
she could help to decorate the nursery.
However, Miss Pecoraro, 45, used the opportunity to embark upon an affair with Dr Arcara's husband, Russell, a retired U.S. army officer.
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Pretty crazy that these little know laws on the "books"
Miss Pecoraro still lives in the town of Hebron, Maryland, and may never have to pay the money as the judgment cannot be enforced in another state.