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TYPES OF DAMAGES - Exemplary or punitive damages - Aggravated damages

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 @ 9:58 AM  

Appeal by the plaintiff, Marson, from an award of damages and costs payable by the defendants, the Province and Grimes. The plaintiff completed a corrections and policing program. Grimes was a provincial firearms officer assigned to review the plaintiff's application for a firearms licence. During subsequent meetings related to the licence review, Grimes spread slanderous lies about the plaintiff, suggesting she was involved in an armed robbery. The comments by Grimes resulted in interruption and delay of the plaintiff's completion of the corrections and policing program....