Rcmp Lawsuit

RCMP Made My Husband A 'Scapegoat' In Taser Death: Sergeant's Wife

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.31.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The lawsuit claims that Pierre Lemaitre was "brought into public contempt where he was accused in the public of being the 'RCMP liar.'"

Lawyer: RCMP Toxic To Women

CP | Gemma Karstens-Smith, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A lawyer says hundreds of women allege they were discriminated against and harassed while working for the force.

Mounties Alleging Discrimination Seek Class-Action Lawsuit Against RCMP

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A five-day hearing to determine certification of a class-action proceeding involving 362 women is set to begin Monday in B.C. Supreme Court.

Mountie In 'It Gets Better' Video Sues RCMP For Harassment

CBC | Jason Proctor | Posted 04.05.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Const. Alice Fox, one of 20 Mounties who told their stories in a video for the "It Gets Better" campaign, is suing a superior officer for a...

Assault Lawsuit Alleges B.C. RCMP Officer Was On Steroids

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia man has filed a lawsuit alleging he sustained permanent brain damage at the hands of an RCMP officer whose violence was...

Ex-Mountie Faces Second Sexual Assault Lawsuit

CBC | Posted 09.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A former RCMP officer in B.C., Tim Shields, is facing a second civil suit alleging sexual harassment and assault of a civilian member of the force. ...

Mountie Says RCMP Wants To Dismiss Her Over Abuse Claims

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A Mountie whose sexual harassment complaints against the RCMP prompted dozens of similar allegations and heralded legislation to modernize...

Ex-RCMP Spokesman Accused Of Sexual Assault

CBC | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Politics

A former civilian member of the RCMP's B.C. communication division is suing the force's former top spokesman for alleged sexual assault. I...

RCMP Harassment Lawsuit's Early Loss

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The British Columbia and federal governments have lost an early skirmish against a former Mountie, as a proposed class-action lawsuit agai...

More Support For RCMP Harassment Suit

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A University of Toronto professor is bolstering a proposed class-action lawsuit against the RCMP, saying women who experience gender-based...

RCMP Refuses To Mediate Harassment Suit: Lawyer

CBC | Posted 07.17.2013 | Canada

A lawyer representing 300 women who worked for the RCMP alleging harassment and gender-based discrimination in a lawsuit says the national police forc...

Grieving Mom Can't Sue RCMP

CBC | Posted 04.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Lawyers for the federal government say the family of a B.C. woman, who died after RCMP failed to investigate the gunshots that killed her, can't sue t...

High-Profile Ex-Mountie Joins Sex Harassment Lawsuit

CBC | Posted 10.02.2012 | Canada

A well-known British Columbian has come forward to join a harassment lawsuit against the RCMP, as hearings to certify it as a class action opened in B...

Hundreds Of Women Join RCMP Harassment Suit

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.29.2012 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - Hundreds of current and former female Mounties have come forward from across Canada to join a class-action lawsuit alleging harassment wit...

High-Profile Mountie Sues For Harassment

CBC | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada

CBC News has learned the high-profile Mountie who first spoke out against sexual harassment in the national police force is suing her emp...

Female RCMP Officers File Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2012 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - A former Mountie has launched a class-action lawsuit against the RCMP, hoping to purge the "toxic" attitude against women within the male-...

Female Mounties Allege Mistreatment In Emerging Lawsuit

CBC | Posted 02.19.2012 | Canada

At least 25 current and former female RCMP officers say they are seeking to join a possible class-action lawsuit against the force for al...

BC Man Sues Over RCMP Officer's Kick To The Head (VIDEO)

CP | Posted 09.11.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- KELOWNA, B.C. - A British Columbia man who was kicked in the head by an RCMP officer while being arrested at gunpoint has launch...