Regina V. Pinnacle Transport: 2nd Largest Criminal Costs Award against the Crown
Dec 26, 2000
After proving a breach of Pinnacle's Charter rights, Mr. Shekter received what at the time was then the second largest cost award in Canada against the Crown following the withdrawal of charges against his client. As a result, the client's entire defence costs were paid for by the prosecution.
* Past results are not necessarily indicative of future results. The amount recovered will vary according to the facts of the individual cases.