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CIVIL PROCEDURE - Settlements - Judgments and orders - Set-off

Friday, January 05, 2018 @ 8:27 AM  

Appeal by Henry from an order providing for the deduction of settlement funds he received from Canada and the City of Vancouver from the damage award he achieved at trial against the Province of British Columbia (BC). Henry spent 27 years in prison following 10 sexual assault convictions and his designation as a dangerous offender. He was released in 2009 and his appeal from the convictions was allowed. In 2011, Henry sued Canada, BC, Vancouver, and two members of the Vancouver police, seeking damages in respect...