The Supreme Court of Canada set the punitive damages criteria/limit in Canada in the precedent-setting case of Whiten v. Pilot Insurance Co. (See PDF below article). The initial case was heard in the Ontario Supreme Court, and Whiten was awarded one million dollars in punitive damages. Pilot Insurance appealed the case to the Ontario Court […]
Dozens of bereaved family members gathered in Kitsilano on May 7th 2022, demanding justice for children they say died due to medical negligence. The memorial walk started at McBride Park, ending at the office of BC Attorney General David Eby.