...Donnie Norred and Wife, Shirley Norred and Arlen J. Guidry and Wife, Linda J. Guidry v. Radisson Hotel Corporation and Radisson Hotels International, Inc., 95 0748 (La.App. 1 Cir. 12/15/95); 665 So. 2d 753, the court held that the claimant should have undergone genuine and serious emotional distress, for claiming damages.
If the mental anguish is due to witnessing... of emotional distress, the conduct should be so extreme and outrageous that all possible limits of decency are crossed. In addition, such conduct should be atrocious and absolutely intolerable in any civilized society.
In Donnie Norred and Wife, Shirley Norred and Arlen J. Guidry and Wife, Linda J....