‘Squatter’ forces man out of home
February 10, 2009
No-contact order with girlfriend keeps man out of his own house
By TONY BLAIS, SUN MEDIA
EDMONTON — In a bizarre case before the courts, an Edmonton man has been forbidden from going to his own home while his girlfriend – whom he has told to get out – is still living there.
Todd Shandro, 36, went before a judge yesterday to try to resolve the situation, but he was told there were jurisdictional issues and he has to take the matter to civil court.
“It’s very sick what is happening here,” said a frustrated Shandro. “I am the sole owner of the house. The mortgage and title are in my name and she is essentially a squatter….(
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