Something about this case stinks.
Man who claimed boss dubbed 'Mr Stinky' would 'lift his bum and fart' on him loses $1.8 million case
A construction firm employee who claimed his former supervisor would regularly "lift his bum and fart" on him has lost a $1.8 million compensation case. David Hinsgt sued Construction Engineering, where he worked as an entry-level contract administrator between 2008 and 2009, for psychiatric and physical injuries allegedly suffered as a result of being bullied in the workplace. After an 18-day trial in November before the Supreme Court of Victoria, Justice Rita Zammit last month dismissed the case, finding that even if the farting occurred it "would not necessarily amount to bullying". Mr Hingst claimed that former ... (full story)