Judge lambastes Legal Aid Ontario after it foots bill for woman who married her ex-boyfriend after he suffered a ‘catastrophic’ brain injury and then spent years fighting his family in court

Source https://www.thestar.com/news/investigations/2018/04/18/judge-lambastes-legal-aid-ontario-after-it-foots-bill-for-woman-who-married-her-ex-boyfriend-after-he-suffered-a-catastrophic-brain-injury-and-then-spent-years-fighting-his-family-in-court.html


In a landmark decision, an Ontario judge has ruled that Legal Aid’s ongoing support of Kathleen Anne Worrod was an “abuse of process” that undermined the public interest and wasted precious judicial resources meant for low-income Ontarians.

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