Appeal court affirms Crown immunity from police negligence claims

Headline: Appeal court affirms Crown immunity from police negligence claims
Outlet: Canadian Lawyer
Release Date: 04/26/2019

Sean Dewart, a partner at Dewart Gleason LLP in Toronto, says it was encouraging to see the Court of Appeal squelch the “offensive” idea that police officers should have greater remedies in these types of cases, but he noted that the court emphasized that the law around suing Crowns seems “locked in place.”