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ENFORCEMENT AND PROCEDURE - Human rights tribunals and boards of inquiry - Appeals and judicial review

Thursday, May 11, 2017 @ 8:33 AM | By John Carson

Application by the Toronto Police Services Board and Wester (the “Police”) for judicial review of the dismissal of their application to dismiss the human rights application of Briggs. Briggs, a black male in his mid-20’s, was stopped by Wester and another officer at the roadside and questioned about whether he was driving while his licence was under suspension. During the investigation, Briggs presented forged proof of insurance to the officers. It was discovered that he was operating the vehicle without insurance. Ultimately, Briggs was charged with...